The center of any living room should be the fireplace. This is a special place in the house because it brings people together. I have wonderful memories of the fireplace that was in my house as a kid growing up in Georgia. We were lucky and had a real wood working fireplace. I got to chop wood and clean out the ashes when the fire had burned out. It sounds like it was a chore but it was so much fun.Read More
For Valentine's Day my wife wanted a coat rack. She had shown me several that she liked but nothing got me excited to build. I decided to take a look at some old wood that I had out in my shop and came up with the design you see below. I call it the Miller Farmhouse coat rack.Read More
The Custom Built-ins started out with lots of research, and like many DIY project we looked to Pinterest and Houzz for inspiration. You can follow me on Pinterest here and Houzz here. A lot of love and time went into this project and in this post you will learn how the cabinets were made. The second post will discuss the fireplace and the third will conclude with the bookshelves. Below is a photo of the final project.Read More
My wife has been asking me to make a growth chart for our kids and I have finally got around to doing it. I will post pictures of the final product soon!Read More
Legos were my most favorite toy as a child and they still are today. My wife allows me to tap into this childhood memory every so often. I have a vast collection of sets and minifigs from my childhood and adulthood, and this love for Legos was rekindled when I had my son Ethan.Read More
When we built our house my wife Samantha wanted to have a custom pantry. After much searching and research on Pinterest and other blogs I came up with the perfect custom pantry design. I have created a video showing you the process. You may also want to check out my other YouTube videos for more projects and tips.Read More
I have been working really diligently over the past few months on getting the cabinets and fireplace complete for Christmas. I will be posting a full video of how I made this on my YouTube Chanel.
My parents came to visit me a few weeks back and my dad was really helpful. We built (2, Left and Right) base cabinets in just two and a half days. Here is a picture of our work at the end of the two and a half days. The only thing left was to put the top on and give it a final sanding and paint job.Read More