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 … Show me the rest!

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 … Show me the rest!

Can I Paint My Mobile Home? Yes I Can!

New Coat of Paint

Sooooo many months ago, I posted on our facebook page that we were getting ready to have our double wide painted.  People asked me to share our experience, and soooo many months later, I am finally getting around to telling you all about it! After 17 years of remodeling the … Show me the rest!

Reader Question- Windows

  Recently, a visitor wrote: Just beginning to remodel our 1983 Double wide. Haven’t read all your posts yet. We need to replace narrow windows with large ones or sliders to outside and new wraparound deck. Have you had luck with either of these projects yourself? great site, I look … Show me the rest!

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 … Show me the rest!

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 … Show me the rest!

Contractor Pros and Woes- 10 Tips For Hiring Someone to Work on Your Manufactured Home

How many of you have used a contractor to do the work in your home?  We normally don’t.  Clearly, mobile or manufactured home owners have already made the choice to buy or live in an affordable home. This leads me to think that most of us are doing our remodeling … Show me the rest!

A Bathroom Remodel That Won’t Push You Over Your Fiscal Cliff

How many times can you remodel a room? Well, we’ve remodeled our kitchen twice. Once as an inexpensive “tie us over” until we have money remodel, and one serious reconfiguration and total renovation when said money was available.  Our children’s rooms were given touch ups and treatments several times over … Show me the rest!

Bitchin’ Kitchen- Mobile Home Kitchen Makeover Part 2

Well, well, well.  She finally gets off her duff and decides to write that post she promised months ago about the magnificent bitchin’ kitchen makeover we did nearly TWO YEARS AGO NOW!!!!  I guess it took looking at Google Analytics and seeing that I’m getting about 500 viewers a day … Show me the rest!

A Fun, Creative Twist on a Makeover

Today’s post features a quick little video of how a person renovated a mobile home for their daughter.  It’s really creative and it does my heart good to see someone put so much craftsmanship into creating a new space out of an older mobile home.  These places really can be … Show me the rest!