2020 Renovation Plans

2020 Renovation Plans

We're closing in on the start of year four of the home renovation. Four. Years. Where in the hell did time go? It seems like just yesterday we were scraping popcorn off the ceilings and knocking down the main divider wall between the mother-in-law suite and the rest...

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2019 Renovation Review… What Happened + What Didn’t

2019 Renovation Review… What Happened + What Didn’t

It's my favorite post of the year and friends, I cannot wait to talk all things house-related with you. We've been pretty quiet on the blog this year so some of what we're sharing will be a first-time-ever. What I love about these posts is that we get to look back at...

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Rustic and Minimal Entryway Holiday Decor + Fireplace Reveal

Rustic and Minimal Entryway Holiday Decor + Fireplace Reveal

We're sharing rustic and minimal holiday decor for the entryway and living room that is sure to inspire your home decorating!  It's beginning to look... a little like Christmas around The Nest. I don't know about you, but I'm feeling the chaos more than ever this...

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Budget Friendly Modern Rustic Master Bathroom Reveal

Budget Friendly Modern Rustic Master Bathroom Reveal

Update your bathroom without breaking the bank with these modern rustic master bathroom decor ideas from North Country Nest! [affiliate links may be used. thank you for supporting north country nest!] Only three months late on this impromptu bathroom update. On the...

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Fall Home Decor for the Kitchen

Fall Home Decor for the Kitchen

Add seasonal charm to your home with these simple fall kitchen decor ideas that are sure to inspire! [post contains affiliate links, which means we may make a small commission, at NO additional cost to you, if a purchase is made. thanks for supporting north country...

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A Bathroom Update: How to Paint Your Bathroom Tile Floor

A Bathroom Update: How to Paint Your Bathroom Tile Floor

Stay within your budget with this easy tutorial from North Country Nest on how to paint your bathroom tile floor with chalk paint! [post contains affiliate links, which means we may make a small commission, at NO additional cost to you, if a purchase is made. thanks...

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Our New Retaining Wall + Front Porch

Our New Retaining Wall + Front Porch

We’re sharing an update on the progress we’ve made on the outside of our home with a new retaining wall and the front porch. How is it already August? I don't know how many times I've sat down to write this post and then got distracted with something else.. so it's...

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A Bathroom Update: The Wonders of Paint

A Bathroom Update: The Wonders of Paint

We’re sharing an update on our master bathroom budget makeover, and showing how a little paint can completely transform a room. I am extra appreciative of the bathroom makeover... specifically, the mindless activity of painting a room. Not only does paint do wonders...

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A Bathroom Remodel – The Before + Design Plans

A Bathroom Remodel – The Before + Design Plans

We're sharing the 'before' pictures of our master bathroom, along with all the details on this budget refresh! [post contains affiliate links, which means we may make a small commission, at NO additional cost to you, if a purchase is made. thanks for supporting north...

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Colorful Summer Porch Decor

Colorful Summer Porch Decor

We're sharing our cozy and colorful summer porch decor with the challenge of shopping the house and not buying anything new!  Time for a little honesty. I have been in a serious decor funk. All our energy has been put towards the garage and the only other...

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An Update on the Garage + Insulation and Drywall

An Update on the Garage + Insulation and Drywall

This post is three weeks in the making. On the one hand, YAY, we have so much to share in regards to the garage. On the other, I have been struggling with finding time to share all the updates and my type-A personality that hates missing deadlines is not happy......

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We’re Brett and Kelly! A husband and wife team tackling our first complete home renovation. We love all things DIY, our two furbabes and lazy summer days out on the lake. Our mission? To inspire you to live a mindful life in a handmade home.

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