My Ranch Remodel

My Favorite Craft Room Ideas


I know what it feels like to plan an entire new “space”. I’m still at the “clean” our the stuff stage. But I’ve been searching for pictures of spaces that speak to me. <– This is my favorite so far. You can read more about my ranch remodel here: The house was purchased years […]

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Cathy Is Sharing Her Craft Room Ideas

Cute Craft Room

Cathy and I had a long discussion about our “artistic” spaces. She has a much larger room to work with than I do… and she wants more display area than storage. You can read more about my craft room remodel here: Country Victorian Style Craft Room Remodel We’ve pretty much transformed our home over […]

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Home Depot Cabinets Might Save Me Money


After the price quote for custom cabinets sunk in for a week… I decided to see if  Home Depot cabinets might save me money. Home Depot has cabinets that are in stock and can be just pulled off the shelf… or you can order the standard sizes and have them delivered to your home. These […]

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How To Get Rid Of Popcorn Ceiling


I am removing all the popcorn texture in my home. It’s a dated look that you will not find in new homes… and if you want to sell your home (ever) this is a cheap update. You can see by the pictures that is is a messy job. Protect everything you can’t remove from the […]

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My New Casa Contessa Bronze Ceiling Fan

Happy Dance

It is the little things that seem to get me to do the “Happy Dance” lately. Where a tiny hole existed yesterday – now hangs a new ceiling fan! My new ceiling fan is a work of art! Happy – Happy – Happy Dance! Until this ceiling fan was installed I had know idea if […]

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Did I Really Want To Remodel My Ranch Style House

Debra Conrad Helps You Find Ranch House Remodeling Ideas

Did I? Do I? Really? I mean – did I really want to remodel my ranch style house? My remodeling problems are much the same as any remodel – but my ranch home has some interesting idiosyncrasies that make it almost painful to watch the workers as they struggle to find “the one circuit breaker” […]

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