Blogiversary: Updated To Do List

Back in March I posted my first master to do list. Since then I have completed a number of projects and updated the several things as well. I thought that my blogiversary would be a good chance to give my house to do list another look over and update it again. So here it goes:

Family Room

– Hang art over tv

To Do:
-Update couch/seating to something more comfortable with more seating
– Build ottoman to go with new couch
– Build sofa table to sit behind couch
– Build side tables
– Build tv stand or media console
– Update lighting/lamps
– Build or find new cat tree or stand


– Paint the walls
– Make magnet board for pantry
– Paint pantry
 Add more shelving to pantry

To Do:
– Repaint dining table
– Repaint dining chairs
– Cover dining chair seats
– Reorganize spice cabinets
– Reorganize cupboards
– Build pull out drawers for lower cabinets
– Make curtain or valance for window

Dining Room

To Do:
– Repaint china cabinet
– Build corner shelving
– Build new sideboard
– Buy new chairs that better fit our style

Living Room

Buy china cabinets and couches

To Do:
– Build coffee table
– Build side tables
– Buy lighting (since there is no over head lighting)
– Build sofa or console table for behind couch
– Buy Rug


– Hang floating shelves to use as console tables
– Paint outside of front door

To Do:
– Buy new rug for inside

Craft Room 1

– Paint
– Build tv/dvd stand
– Build jar shelves
– Make new curtains
– Sew Roman Shade
– Hang Picture Ledges

To Do:
– Repaint and move in baby dresser to use for storage
– Recover wing back chair

Powder Room 1

– Paint

To Do:
– Build cabinet or add some kind of storage
– Add art and decorations

Coat Closets

– Paint
– Move shelf in front closet forward
– Hang curtain in front closet

Laundry 1

– Paint
Build shelving
Install towel and broom hooks
Install mirror with shelf
Add decor to room
Add vinyl decor

Master Bedroom 1

– Hang curtains
– Paint
– Build Malm styled console table
– New duvet cover

To Do:
– Paint mini couch frame
– Recover couch cushions
– Build corner cabinet
– Put something over headboard
-Make accent pillows
– Build open box to store throw pillows in

Master Closet

To Do:
– Paint
– Remove current shelving (move to another bedroom)
– Build custom shelving
– Add chandelier or pendant light

Master Bathroom 1

– Paint

To Do:
– Build cabinet or add storage to water closet
– Convert light over tub to chandelier or softer pendent light

Guest Room 1

– Sew roman shades
– Sew accent pillows
Paint Walls

To Do:
– Repaint dresser
– Build bed frame
– Build side tables
– Put up some art/decorate
– Add something to decorate duvet cover

Guest Bathroom

To Do:
– Paint walls
– Get new towels/curtain
– Hang more towel hooks
– Make some art for decor

Bonus Room

To Do:
– Paint walls
– Reorganize book cases
– Dress up curtains (sew together)
– Add rustic/manly art


– Build storage shed
– Build cabinets/storage in garage
– Build planters for front walk
– Build planters for front door

To Do:
– Put in sprinkler system
– Burry drain spouts to drain underground
– Expand back deck
– Replace front deck boards with composite
– Add shrubs to back yard hill
– Add covering/roof of some kind to back deck
– Plant something in beds along house

That’s it. It’s fun to see how much we’ve done as well look forward to future projects.

Don’t forget to check out the To Do List page for the continually updated list.

3 thoughts on “Blogiversary: Updated To Do List

  1. Speaking of to-do lists….put on to-do list: update photo on blog header. Or else I’m going to take it into my own hands.

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