Provident Home Design

Hello and Welcome to Provident Home Design! My name is Tamara. First and for most I'm a mom to 4 young, energetic children! When I'm not chasing them around you will find me conjuring up my next plan for achieving a high-end looking home on a low end budget. I believe you don't have to spend a lot of money to make your home magazine beautiful! Follow me on my journey as I make my builder blah home into something that makes me smile one DIY project at a time (or 5 at the same time)! :-)

My nuLoom Rug Crush

So we didn’t get my friend Lolly’s laundry makeover done quite yet but we are close and will be sharing the reveal next week!! In researching out possible rugs for her laundry room as well as for my back patio makeover I’ve found a new love, nuLoom rugs (this is not a sponsored post, by the way, just sharing my new rug crush)! Sometimes I think it’s hard to find rugs that I like and that are affordable....more

Let’s Talk Best DIY Tools

I want to talk DIY...more

Tips & Tricks to Getting Free Furniture

Furnishing a home can be an immense expense but it doesn’t have to be. There are ways to save thousands of dollars on furnishings and still get a beautiful, high-end looking home. The purpose of this post is to share the tips and tricks I have employed in furnishing my own home with the hopes it can help you in creating a...more

The Trick to Growing Grass & Porch Update

If you are a homeowner or ever will be a homeowner in the future there is a good chance that at some point in time you will need to grow grass. We have only lived in our home for a little over 3 years and have already had to grow grass on two separate occasions. When I mentioned to my husband I was writing a post on growing grass he chuckled ....more

Makings of a Stylish Man Cave

Before my husband and I bought our current home we were planning on building our dream home (we had even picked out every single exciting detail with the builder)....more

DIY Large Wooden Planters & Porch Makeover

I’ve been busy, busy, busy this week working in the yard....more

No-Fail Abstract Painting Tutorial

Hello! If you’ve been following this blog for awhile you may know that I kinda love abstract paintings.:-) There is something beautiful about them, so unassuming, so raw. I love how they aren’t trying to be perfect, they just are ....more