Clayton Blog

Fall is in the air, and what better way to welcome fall then with pumpkins! Having grown up on a pumpkin farm, pumpkins are near and dear to my heart.

 

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Topics: Do It Yourself Projects

I remember as a kid some of the best things about fall were the leaves, especially raking a big pile up and then jumping in it.  Leaves are nature’s gift to children everywhere, and it turns out you can make some cool projects with leaves.

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Topics: Do It Yourself Projects

If you don’t have a garage or a shop, it can be hard to build all of those awesome Pinterest ideas that you are dying to make. I’m a guy, but I still look to my wife’s account for inspiration when we need something and I think we can build it.

 

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Faux painting or faux finishing are both words that are used to talk about portraying the appearance of a different material than what’s actually used. Common looks include wood, stone, marble and many more.

 

Each one is a great way to add a unique finish to your room. Maybe you need master bedroom painting ideas, so you can just follow one of these techniques!

 

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Topics: Do It Yourself Projects

A retaining wall is a structure that is used to hold or retain the soil behind it. Many different types of materials can be used to build a retaining wall such as concrete blocks, treated timbers, rocks or poured concrete.

 

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Topics: Lawn and Garden, Do It Yourself Projects

When it comes to headboards, there are all sorts of options! I’ve laid out six headboard ideas that I thought would be both cost effective while giving you the ability to decorate your bedroom to your personal style.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Topics: Do It Yourself Projects

With the upcoming arrival of my first child, I have been in complete nesting mode! My most recent project on my son’s nursery is a do it yourself galvanized metal window treatment, and I’m completely in love with how it has transformed the room and practically completed the ‘little lumberjack shack’ theme we were going for. 

 

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Topics: Do It Yourself Projects

At the Clayton corporate office, some of our lead generation specialists had a little competition with do it yourself 4th of July decorations. They need your votes to determine the winning decoration!

 

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Topics: Decor and Design, Do It Yourself Projects

We know your shed is housing some rakes, maybe a lawnmower and some old flower pots that you wish your neighbor never gifted to you. Consider helping dad out by turning that old shed into his personalized workshop! It's not hard to make a diy shed workshop in a weekend!

 

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Topics: Home Maintenance, Do It Yourself Projects

Are you looking for a cheap, quick and easy idea to spruce up your landscaping this summer? If you’re like me, you don’t have time for giant outside projects, not to mention the summer heat is miserable to work in.

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Topics: Do It Yourself Projects