Front view of home in Autumn 2016


Through this site, I hope to share with you some of the home renovation projects we have completed so far, and those we continue to work on or update. I also hope you will enjoy learning and exploring our experiences, and maybe our adventures will inspire you to do some DIY renovations of your own!

About the Author


Heather Dias is super passionate and dedicated to design, home renovation, craft projects, and her three and a half cats.

With a Bachelor’s degree in Graphic Design and a Certificate in Marketing from California State University, Fresno, Heather is embarking on her future goals of conquering the design world – with a Certificate in Web Design from Clark College in Vancouver, Washington!

Want to know more about her professional experience? Head on over to her profile on Linkedin!


She has over fifteen years of experience in:

  • Building things (From simple IKEA masterpieces to serious custom designed structures)
  • Painting things (From craft projects to window frames and walls)
  • Interior design (Color! Texture!)
  • Garden design & upkeep (Raised beds! Food plants! Succulents!!!)

Join her, and her mother, Anita, in their home renovations, projects, and crafts!