Sarah Wissinger

of The Surznick Common Room


Sarah Wissinger
Sarah Wissinger and Nicholas Malburg are a couple of 20-somethings living in (and loving) Pittsburgh, PA. When they're not working their full-time jobs, you can usually find them singing and dancing at a concert, enjoying a yummy craft beer, working on fun DIY projects for their home, or cooking a delicious vegetarian dinner. Their blog, The Surznick Common Room, is a lifestyle blog centered around DIY projects, home decor, recipes, fashion, books, and anything else they can think of while sticking to a post-grad budget.

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Fresh & Modern Dining Room Makeover

This modern dining area makeover is absolutely adorable. This space is especially fetching with it’s hand-painted wall pattern, cordless shades and the pink door! It also coordinates beautifully with the living area next to it in this small home. Sarah Wissinger of The Surznick Common Room created a dining space that’s comfortable and appealing and inviting. Fresh and […]
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Basement Remodel with Drop Ceiling Replacement

Sarah and Nick of The Surznick Common Room love taking adventures– in the kitchen, in their decor, in their travels. They’re even ready to tackle a DIY project now and then, including replacing the old drop ceiling in their basement. Their drop ceiling replacement was a major step toward making their basement an inviting place for relaxing […]
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A Vertitable Winter Wonderland of Christmas Lights

Sarah and Nick of The Surznick Common Room did amazing things when they took over a friend’s backyard and filled it with Christmas lights. Their Christmas light ideas are the result of taking part in our Holiday Style Challenge. We sent them a mystery box of Home Depot Christmas decorations, and let them do the rest. […]
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