Monthly archives: June, 2017

A DIY (Dress-It-Yourself) Hot Dog Bar for July 4th

Not sure what to have at your 4th of July cookout? Tired of the same old burgers? Try a DIY (Dress-It-Yourself) Hot Dog Bar! For our hot dog bar, I grilled organic, uncured, all-beef hot dogs and sweet Italian sausages. You could include kielbasa, veggie dogs, chicken sausages – anything! I also served both whole …

Lots of Love: Mohawk Home’s Top 10 Wedding Gifts

Summer is here, flowers are in full bloom and so is love! More and more of our friends tend to tie the knot during the summer months but finding the perfect wedding gift can be tricky. Sure, you can give cash or a set of flatware, but taking the time to make or find a …

10 Ikea Hacks to Try this Summer

Put a new twist on your favorite IKEA finds this summer! Busy moms, savvy shoppers and DIYers alike will love these creative and budget-friendly hacks. Keep your countertops clear by mounting this fintorp rail near an outlet. Use coordinating hooks to hang a small basket. Add a cute saying using a white paint pin or vinyl letters …

Nautical Themed Nurseries

Nautical themed nurseries are in vogue, and for good reason! We adore everything about this theme: from the anchor motifs and oar inspired artwork, to the blue, white and grey palette. Whether it’s for a boy or a girl – we’ve seen elegant nurseries with pops of pink incorporated throughout the overall design – this …

Summer Home Style Tips with Bright Yellow Door

Kirsten Yanasak is the creative force behind Bright Yellow Door, a lifestyle blog showcasing her family of five’s eclectic, colorful home in Seattle, Washington. She seamlessly blends rustic farmhouse and cozy cottage style for a look that is warm, welcoming and effortlessly charming. “I like a ‘found’ look, not one that can be manufactured or purchased from a …

Thank You, Dad: The Best Father’s Day Gift Guide

By: Nathan Bachynski Dads are the unsung heroes of the family. From master plumber and electrician to checking closets for monsters, dads do it all. 😉  This Father’s Day, treat the dad in your life to a relaxing day and shower him with love and appreciation. We’ve pulled together a gift guide for every kind of dad, from the foodie to the sports enthusiast, the golfer and the griller. The Mohawk Home gift …

Inspiring Man Cave Ideas

The man cave –be it a retreat, a game room, a bar, a hideaway or a trophy room– is a coveted cranny every man wants in his home. When it comes to creating a space that your guy will love, the possibilities are endless!  Let these inspiring spaces serve as your guide to creating a …

3 Ways to Love Your Yard this Summer

Warm summer days and breezy, starry nights are just a few of the things that might be luring you and your family outdoors over the next few months. A little bit of work and a lot of imagination could help transform your yard into your very own oasis. Whether it’s creating your own fire pit for s’more roasting …

Favorite Outdoor Furniture Trends

Warm spring temperatures mean that summer is right around the corner. Are you ready to update your outdoor space for summer? Here are my favorite outdoor furniture trends this year: Taking the indoors out.     Mohawk Home Tofino Chevron Indoor/Outdoor Rug from the Oasis Collection Outdoor furniture used to consist of metal and plastic chairs. …