To Do Wish List


  • Find/Hang Artwork
  • Find Entry Table
  • Accessorize
  • Paint
  • Can this area pull off board and batten?

Living Room

  • Decide on and hang art work of mantle
  • trim down the number of things on the mantle
  • Add furniture
  • Paint
  • Window Treatments

Dining Room

  • Paint
  • Rug for under the table
  • Table accessories
  • Window Treatments


  • Paint (see a trend)
  • Remove “backsplash” counterpiece
  • Add backsplash
  • Under cabinet lighting
  • Paint the pantry
  • Possibly add a vinyl/stenciled pattern (inspiration : House of Smiths Pantry)
  • Get a stool/chair for the “desk” area
  • Window treatment
  • Rug for back door
  • Organization in cabinets

Back Deck

  • Seal/Stain/Paint
  • Finish wire spool table project
  • Get a grill
  • Teach TJ how to grill

Hall Bathroom

  • Rug(s)
  • Paint
  • Frame out Mirror (Inspiration : The Idea Room)
  • Accessories 🙂

Guest Bedroom

  • Furniture
  • Paint
  • Inspiration


  • Paint
  • Wall Art
  • Organization
  • Make a file cabinet/drawer system
  • Chair Mats
  • Shelves/cubbies in closet

Master Bedroom

  • Paint (getting old right)
  • Hang triple paintings
  • Make upholstered headboard
  • Paint chest of drawers?
  • Smaller nightstands?
  • Re-upholster rocking chair and make a reading corner
  • New bedding

Master Bathroom

Short Term

  • Paint 🙂
  • Frame out mirror
  • Roman shade in window
  • Towel bar
  • Shelves

Long Term

  • Super Awesome Walk-In Shower
  • Ditch the garden tub
  • Different Tile for the floor

Master Closet (Big One)

  • Some kind of organization system
  • Small ottoman (maybe storage)
  • Dressing Mirror (possibly outside in pass through)
  • Paint (only if Bedroom/Bathroom color doesn’t work with current)

Master Closet (Lil’ One)

  • Organization
  • Only real thing that can be done in this area

Laundry Room

  • Paint
  • Shelf
  • Cabinet
  • Countertop next to utility sink
  • Drying Rack
  • Artwork
  • Countertop over machines OR build the Ana White pedestal

Basement Mudroom/Coat Closet

  • Possibly remove the door and fill hinge holes
  • Add proper shoe storage
  • Chalkboard message area?
  • Small Table

Basement Foyer

  • Paint (will be same color as basement rec room)
  • Chalkboard message area (if not in closet)
  • Small Table for keys, etc. (if not in closet)

Basement Rec Room

TV Area

  • Rug
  • Paint
  • Eventually new sectional
  • Art (hang two piece mod and Tristons painting)

Other Half (Game area, Reading, Play Room)

  • Toy Storage
  • Bookshelves
  • Finish Spool Table
  • Stools for Table
  • Shelves for Games
  • Mini Fridge
  • Art (Vintage Game Art)
  • Paint
  • Cat Shelves near her tree?

Utility Room/Storage

  • Shelves
  • Cover the access to under neighboring shower
  • Move cat box in
  • Remove the “vent” and frame hole out (kitty access)
  • Recycling Center boxes (Glass, Plastic/Cans, Paper)

Basement Bathroom

  • Maybe Paint, only if current color doesn’t work with basement color
  • Decorate
  • Shelf
  • Towel Bar
  • Frame Mirror


  • Shelving
  • Hooks for weed eaters on beam
  • Storage for lawn equipment
  • Potting bench/Work Bench
  • Task Lighting
  • Utility Sink
  • Epoxy the floor
  • Hang Road Signs/Aluminum Car Signs
  • Eventually different garage doors


  • Landscaping: Rose Bushes, Hydrangeas, Tulips, etc
  • Front walk-way to stairs around to the parking area
  • Mason Jar solar-lights
  • Paint/Stain front porch
  • Add LED lights on porch
  • Paint/Stain back deck
  • Add stone veneer to front porch
  • Walk way/landing from garage door to back deck
  • Patio in back/side with fire pit
  • Finish Spool table for back deck
  • Find chairs/stools and umbrella for table
  • Buy grill
  • Solar Lights for patio and back deck
  • Fence for future rescued Great Dane.
  • Concrete driveway



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