Home Makeover on a Budget
From Sunset.com , see how a budget-concious couple transformed their small, early-1900's Seattle house into a colorful home with recycled materials and a little imagination.
Although the Steen's house is a tight squeeze for the family of four, plus two dogs, it's not a challenge from a design standpoint. "You can make a small space exactly the way you want it, instead of having to fill excess rooms with 'stuff'." said Leah. A mix of inexpensive art--from eBay, Goodwill, and 5-year-old Piper--hangs above an old fire hydrant that serves as a sculpture.
More from MyHomeIdeas