Purchasing a fixer upper: It seems like a fabulous idea until you're in the throes of a remodel. Don't get us wrong — we're all for putting your personal stamp on a space. But those renovation TV shows just make it look so dang easy. Reality sure is a slap in the face. The following Twitter users can tell you first-hand.
Carolin Lehmann is an Associate Editor at Hunker. She's a graduate of the Missouri School of Journalism and has previously written for HuffPost, Seventeen magazine, and a variety of local news outlets. As a studio apartment dweller, she's always on the lookout for new ways to decorate a rental on a budget.