DIY rustic pallet shed porch. An easy build!

pallet porch for a garden shed

Enhance any sized garden shed with this easy DIY pallet shed porch! Simply set into place, then decorate! Decorating the rustic garden shed that was rebuilt last summer has turned into quite the backyard activity lately! Catch up with the shed design series:   How the shed was originally built from a greenhouse HERE Potting […]

Adirondack chairs makeover pallet-style!

adirondack chairs makeover pallet style stencils pressure washing

Adirondack chairs makeover, pallet-style! Remember my little rustic shed out back? Rustic garden shed sign HERE Last year the garden shed got a total revamp, from the ground up! Read Save The Shed Series HERE Next up was creating that cute rustic garden shed sign along the side. And as cute as this little rustic […]

Make easy to customize plant labels with cedar strips and stencils!

cedar strip garden labels with stencils

How to make customized plant labels with garden label stencils and cedar strips! These plant labels are easy to create and design with herbs and vegetables. It’s been awhile since I’ve planted a real vegetable garden! In fact, a couple of years ago I had all the flowerbeds removed from my backyard because I was […]

Best upcycled projects of 2020 by Funky Junk!

rustic fall shed with crate windowbox and directional signs

  Best upcycled projects of 2020 by Funky Junk! Happy New Year everyone! I’m finally back after a week of downtime between Christmas and New Year’s which was so greatly needed. And what a YEAR it’s been. It’s been a VERY long time since I’ve stayed home all summer, never mind a full year! Did […]

Buffalo Checked DIY Hummingbird feeder heater crate

Buffalo Checked humming bird feeder heater crate

Buffalo Checked DIY Hummingbird feeder heater crate You might call me a hummingbird fan… After viewing how successful my neighbour next door has been with her hummingbird feeders all summer long, I wanted in! I actually had glass hummingbird feeder, but the red stuff covering the glass part was flaking off. So I decided to […]

Replacing a pvc patio roof

replacing a pvc patio roof

Replacing a pvc patio roof   I spend a lot of time on my patio. But over time, the roof had really deteriorated. It became an eyesore full of grit I couldn’t clean, and the list of leaks grew by the year. At LONG last, I cannot tell you how thrilled I am to stroke […]

Biking through Island 22 and Cheam Lake Wetlands Regional Parks


Biking through Island 22 and Cheam Lake Wetlands Regional Parks It’s officially fall on the West coast of BC! And while the leaves are busy turning vibrant tones of orange and yellow, it also means our sunny days are numbered. Once rain season hits, we can be socked in for a good long time. I’ve […]

Building a barn door for a rustic shed

shed barn door rusty junk hardware

Part 4 – Building a barn door for a rustic shed As most of you already know, I’ve been busy attempting to save my rustic garden shed this summer. From tearing down, to reframing, weatherproofing then finally siding, it’s been an ongoing project that sometimes feels it will ‘never get done…’ But today changes all […]