Collection by Sue York

Sue York

Simplified Decorating: How to Decorate Kitchen Countertops

1 simple rule for styling kitchen countertops and 10 items to make them pretty but functional. We’re on Day 3,959,309 of room refreshing over here! Or something like that anyway. Organizing and refreshing and styling the little spaces is what saves me in winter until we can bust out the paint and power tools in ...

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Psst! 5 Hidden Storage Tactics That No One Ever Saw Coming

We are always wishing for more storage in our homes but there are only so many shelves and hooks you can put up until it seems like every inch of available storage space has been used up. If your cupboards and closets are bursting, you might need to get creative when it comes to extra storage. Consider investing in one of these smart solutions below to give you a little more space without adding extra clutter. Stairwell Drawers Consider turning the dead space below your stairs into…

Pantry Reveal: How I Cut My Storage in Half - The Identité Collective

Guess what day it is? Pantry Reveal Day! I am so honored to have my kitchen organizing solutions published on Domino. You can read the Domino article here. ICYMI, I recently designed and styled our dream kitchen (take the full tour), but in doing so, cut my storage in half. HALF. Losing half of your …

The Best Peel and Stick Floor Tile Ideas

Do you want to change the look of your floors quickly and easily? Check out this shopping guide round up for peel and stick floor tile ideas. Love this budget-friendly, non-permanent, trendy and mess-free flooring solution. Ever since we walked into our previous home with our realtor, I knew I wanted to change all of ... Read More about The Best Peel and Stick Floor Tile Ideas

7 Hacks to Make Your Rental Feel Like Home

I can't stand bare walls and most fixtures and surfaces that come in a standard rental are pretty ugly. Here are 7 hacks to make your rental feel like home.

Renter’s Removable Solutions:

Oh the challenges of a rental! Especially one in a modern building of the sort that seem to be replacing the classic old Spanish-style buildings in our neighborhood. Beige carpeting, skimpy rooms and clauses that limit painting or marring walls in any way, a dilemma if you’re considering replacing cheap mini-blinds with curtains. How exactly do you hang a curtain rod without making a hole in the wall and risk losing your security deposit?…Slide on Brackets to the rescue!

Banish ugly boob light ceiling fixtures in 5-minutes. No tools needed.

Some lighting fixtures NEED updating. Boob lights - er, flush mount ceiling lights TOP the list. Use these DIY ideas for your flush mount lighting fixtures.

Be a Smart Renter - What to Ask a Landlord Before Renting

What to ask a landlord before renting? Perhaps a topic not discusses enough among renters. Well, fear not! Because your answers are right here.

How to Decorate Like an Adult {Even if You're In a Rental or Have a Strict Budget)

Hi there! It's so nice to be visiting with you again. I hope you are having a wonderful day in your neck of the woods. We finally have warmer weather in Japan and I switched out

Food Storage Jar

Shop for food storage jar online at Target. Choose from contactless Same Day Delivery, Drive Up and more.

Hit or Miss? Renter-Friendly Walls

This blogger tried to transform walls without paint. A year later, everything is down & she's revealing how it went! Check out renter-friendly walls!

Large DIY Wall Decor Ideas

Get inspired with wall decor ideas sure to spark your creativity & give you tons ideas for your home! You'll love these large, renter-friendly DIY projects!

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13 Things You Should Bring When Looking at a Rental

Not sure what to bring when apartment hunting? Keep reading for the ultimate apartment hunting checklist.

7 Things to Know Before You Use Peel and Stick Wallpaper

I decided to give peel and stick wallpaper a try in my laundry room makeover. Seemed easy enough, these are the 7 things that I learned.

how to hang art without nails - Jennifer Squires Productions

Have you ever used anything from the 3M Command system? We use a lot of the small hooks on the inside of cupboard doors and other places that might be too awkward to put a nail. Plus I have a pack of their tiny hooks for hanging holiday lights inside our house this year. I [...]

What to Do the First 24 Hours in a New Place

Consider this list as your guide for those precious first hours in a new home.