DIY: How to Build a Pergola

DIY: How to Build a Pergola

Sanctuary spaces and outdoor living spaces are a necessity to Boomer life. Just imagine yourself unwinding in a quiet, peaceful area while taking in the sounds of nature and fresh air. To create a more shaded area at Cypress, Bob-Bob and I designed and built a pergola...
We interrupt this programming …

We interrupt this programming …

We are interrupting our scheduled post of our Basic Beige Boomer’s Redo due to the upholsterer AND the clients coming down with a bad case of the flu. We feel so sorry for these guys and wish them a speedy recovery!    So because it is spring —...
Finally, spring time is here!

Finally, spring time is here!

For many of us throughout the country, we thought spring would never happen! But finally it did with showing off big time with our favorite sign being these gorgeous antique roses gracing our courtyard.   Most of us love springtime for refreshing our outside...
You too can DIY your own courtyard!

You too can DIY your own courtyard!

How often do most of us look at beautiful photos of interiors or exteriors thinking it way beyond our means or ability?   Well, to a certain extent, the sky is the limit is not in most of our budgets or talents. However, here’s what I know to be true. We...