This week’s article is totally tongue-in-cheek.

But it does serve as a reminder that designing your home should be fun and not taken too seriously.

Yes, mistakes happen. It’s inevitable and can almost always be fixed in some way. Sometimes with even better results than the original plan.

Take a look at these photos from BUZZFEED DIY. I guarantee you’ll find yourself smiling!

1. This foolproof security system.

This foolproof security system.

2. This overenthusiastic sink.

This overenthusiastic sink.

3. This confused floor tile.

This confused floor tile.

M.C. Escher would be horrified.

4. And this one.

And this one.

5. This brand-conscious house.

This brand-conscious house.

6. These drawers that forgot their life’s purpose.

These drawers that forgot their life's purpose.

7. This driveway that will definitely absolutely kill you.

This driveway that will definitely absolutely kill you.

8. And this garage that you’ll never get to enter.

And this garage that you'll never get to enter.

9. This tilted window.

This tilted window.

10. All of these quasi-unusable toilets.

All of these quasi-unusable toilets.
11.

Known in some circles as “BFF urinals.”

13.

That looks like a solid solution.

14. This MacGyvered light fixture.

This MacGyvered light fixture.

15. And this totally repaired coffee table.

And this totally repaired coffee table.

#lifehack

16. This unclosable door.

This unclosable door.

17. And this unopenable one.

And this unopenable one.

18. This lofty perch.

This lofty perch.

BYO ladder.

19. This statement chandelier.

This statement chandelier.

Although this could be a personal choice.

20. This door that just wants to be a window.

This door that just wants to be a window.

21. This horror of horrors.

This horror of horrors.

Until next time…

Blessings from my home to yours,

Nancy

Dedicated to helping you live your rooms—not the other way around


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