Don’t Waste Space- Make a Closet!

Closet @ MyMobileHomeMakeover.com

Have you found hidden space in your home where you can create a closet? Recently  For the last nine months, we’ve been working on a new bedroom suite in which we took the two end bedrooms in our double wide and tore down the wall between them to make it one …

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Video Of The Month: Manufactured Housing

MyMobilehomeMakeover.com Video of the Month

Thanks so much to the wonderful I LOVE MANUFACTURED/MOBILE HOMES facebook page for cluing us in to this terrific video from “Michael Holigan’s Your New House” Home Improvement TV Show. Watch as Schult Homes in South Texas builds a manufactured home from the ground up in the factory. While the …

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Faux Brick Wall – Video of The Month

Faux brick wall installation and finish

A Faux Brick Wall In One Afternoon? Sure! This month, we put in a faux brick wall as part of our bedroom suite remodeling project. Here’s a quick how-to video for doing a light finish on it. We used Faux Brick Wall Paneling 4×8 foot sheets. Cut and mounted them …

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Video of the Month- Plywood Plank Flooring Preparation

Prepare Plywood for Plank Flooring

Recently, we saw some great pins on Pinterest.com about using plywood to install farmhouse style, rustic plank flooring in your home. We love this idea, and after 20 years of installing laminate flooring in every room (sometimes more than once!), we are ready for something new and interesting. We created a video to show you how we prepared our plywood to be used for this purpose.

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Video of the Month- Bathroom re-do- No more wall strips!

MyMobilehomeMakeover.com Video of the Month

Check out this video we’ve chosen for our Video of the Month. A nice, low cost bathroom remodel with removal of wall strips. Some easy alterations here to keep within your budget. There’s a lot you can do with existing features by resurfacing rather than replacing. I like the way …

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I Saw The Light- The Story of A Lantern

Cottage Lantern with Pull chain

Recently Several months ago, I shared a couple of posts about our living room remodel. In some of the images were lanterns that we installed. Many of you have inquired about those lanterns so I decided it was time they had a post of their own. I have never been …

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Mobile Home Living Room Remodel- The Finale

Finished knotty pine living room.

So, you checked out our post “Mobile Home Living Room Remodel- Episode 1, and you’re bugged that we didn’t include the final pics of the finished project in the first post, eh? Well, you’ve come to the right place! Instead of sharing these pics in a gallery right away, I’m …

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DIY- Furniture Solutions for Your Mobile Home-Entertainment Center

DIY Furniture at MyMobileHomeMakeover.com

One thing we all know about most mobile and manufactured homes is that space is at a minimum. When we choose to live economically, we also sacrifice in some ways, and this includes living without much storage for our junk treasures.  Many of our older homes have the infamous “built …

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Giving The Throne The Royal Treatment- Final Mobile Home Bathroom Remodel

How many times can one room be redone?  When we first bought our home new, there was carpet in the BATHROOM.  Ugh…why do they do this?  So, almost immediately, after realizing that two young boys and carpet around a toilet do not belong in the same house together, we tore …

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