Top 5 Posts of the Week

From an awesome, low-stress kitchen makeover to a DIY duo’s cross-country renovation road trip, we’ve gathered five favorites posts from this week, in case you missed them.

1. Dream it, Do it: DIY Kitchen Makeover (Without the Renovation) 

DIY Kitchen Makeover (Without the Renovation)

Photo: cottage4c

We asked one home blogger how she made her dream kitchen a reality without spending a fortune or tearing the house down.

2. 11 Sneaky Storage Ideas

Sneaky Storage Solutions


In the never-ending battle for storage space at home, it’s imagination versus square footage.

3. Renovation Road Trip: Here we Go! 

Renovation Road Trip

Photo: Picardy Project

Bob Vila Nation contributors Picardy Project have hit the open road to criss-cross the country, visiting fellow DIY bloggers and lending a helping hand.

4. Solar Power Systems 101

Solar Power Systems 101


Harnessing the sun’s energy to power homes is a viable and increasingly cost-effective option for homeowners. We break down how it all works.

5. 12 Outstanding Kitchen Island Options

Outstanding Kitchen Island Options


The best ideas in storage, stove tops, and seating are bound to serve you a little kitchen island inspiration.

For more top content from this week, consider:

13 Easy No-Carve Pumpkins
6 Simple & Easy DIY Closet Door Transformations
11 Ways to Winterize Your Home on a Budget