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Before there was Murphy…

Before the build could take place a lot of work happened.  You may have already read about clearing the basement in previous post so I don’t have to rehash that… I am referring to the long planning process including: Hours referencing the THREE instruction manuals for the build of the murphy bed and figuring out… Continue reading Before there was Murphy…

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The Great Wall…of Entertainment!

Phase 2 of my BIG Basement Project is to add some much needed character to the space.  Since this is a basement with no windows (other than the small transom window in the corner that got covered up by the deck when it was installed…ugh!) and low ceilings, just 3 HUGE walls of nothing…no colorful,… Continue reading The Great Wall…of Entertainment!

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Multi-Functional Kid’s Table…

Besides the Toy Bins another Christmas ‘gift’ my toddler received was a kid’s play table.  I searched Pinterest for ideas and narrowed it down to 3 table options, all of which had features I liked but not all in the same table.  So since I was making the table anyway I thought I might as… Continue reading Multi-Functional Kid’s Table…

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Design and Function…Toy Bin Tutorial

Since my child is only coming up on 2 years old, I felt this last Christmas I could get away with giving him more functional gifts than unnecessary abundance of toys (especially since he has PLENTY)…Because he has so many is the reason for this tutorial on how to build toy bins anyway. The baskets… Continue reading Design and Function…Toy Bin Tutorial