The new carpet and how we chose it

After I sprayed all the baseboards we had some carpet guys install our new carpet we had previously ordered. It was a long day but the results were worth it. Pretty much all the carpet in the house looked like this: Old, stretched out, worn out, and threadbare. I can move into a house that needs lots of love and then DIY it to my liking while living there, but moving in on the old carpet was a deal-breaker for me. First off, I don't want to move into a house with gross carpet. Secondly, it would have been ten times harder to replace the carpet once our stuff was moved in. The … [Read more...]

How to create Perfect Vacuum Lines; with a vlog tutorial

You asked. I listened! Here are both video and picture tutorials on how to make perfect vacuum lines on your carpet! First off, the video. I think it's easier to explain how to make nice vacuum lines by showing you, so if you have time watch the video I recommend going this route. (plus I'm always entertaining! lol). (click here if you can't see the video) Here's a recap of how to make perfect vacuum lines on your carpet: How did I create these pretty lines? Step 1: You always want to start in the far back corner of your room. You push the vacuum forward in a … [Read more...]