Boondocks Workshop

Home Improvement Adventures

Ikea Hemnes Dresser Hack

For years we have had one medium sized dresser that Aaron and I not only share for our clothes, but also all of our...

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DIY Rustic Wood Couch


You’re going to think we’re weird, but we haven’t owned a couch, a real couch, since 2002. That’s 16 years of either sitting on...

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Using A Natural Stain For Wood Floors

Not every home improvement project turns out like you had envisioned it. While trying to achieve weathered grey flooring, we desperately wanted to avoid...

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Continuing Wood Beams In The Living Room

We are continuing the wood beams in the living room, but now on the other side of the room. The opening from the living...

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Rustic Living Room Accent Wall

In our living room, there is a dividing wall between it and the kitchen. It’s not very wide, but it’s rather tall, reaching up...

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Faux Beams For The Living Room

As I have mentioned before, the house has a dated early 90’s feel to it. This includes case-less, rounded windows and rounded wall edges,...

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Fireplace Mantel Makeover

The minute Aaron and I first laid eyes on the living room, we knew the fireplace mantel would have to go. Not that there...

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Laying Wood Floors In The Living Room

We’ve been living on icky subfloor for a bit over a year now. But when you’re on a budget both with finances as well...

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