I have a confession to make.
My sweet hubby has gifted me with several power tools over the past years. After years of lingerie that sat in my lingerie drawer and jewelry that often went unworn, I finally broke down and told him that what I really wanted was a band saw, a miter saw, a jig saw and other various tools.
I have completed a few small projects, but nothing major. Yet.
Since I made the decision to give up real estate and also a huge chunk of income, I am now resorting back to my DIY roots once again.
The first major project I want to tackle is my laundry room.
(Yes, I will even embarrass myself and show you a picture of it soon.)
Strangely, even though I detest doing laundry, one of my favorite Pinterest boards is my
Look at some of these beautiful "Pinspirations:"
Because my laundry "room" is more of a pass through, I will never be blessed with an abundance of cabinetry and folding counters and utility sinks, etc. :( But, anything is better than what I have now.
No one likes laundry, or at least no one I know. But, my thinking is that if the laundry room is a more pleasant place to be, and has a prettier look and feel - at least the chore will not be as
Which brings me back to the original picture...
Lowe's featured this great entryway project. The step-by-step pictures make it look achievable.
Even though they call it an entryway bench, wouldn't this make a cute addition to a Laundry Room? I can see a few adaptions here and there to create a sorting cabinet for dirty laundry with large baskets, etc.
I have the tools. I have the need. Now I just need to find the time. :)
if you are interested in seeing more about how to make this Bench...here is the LINK.
What project do you want to accomplish the first of this year? I'd love to hear...