Trash to Treasure

Chair Makeover

I actually found this brown chair with ripped up upholstery on the curb in my neighborhood. I knew exactly what I would do with it!!! I started by painting the chair a teal color with Rustoleum spray paint I had already had. I took off the seat by unscrewing the screws underneath. I removed all… Continue reading Chair Makeover

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Bar Stool Makeover

If you follow me, then you saw a computer chair that I made over. Well, I decided to makeover  the bar stools in the same material. A really nice friend was moving, and he gave them to me...thank you David! This is what they looked like: Well these have been sitting in my garage for… Continue reading Bar Stool Makeover

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Re purposing Kitchen Items

You know how I love to repurpose items, I just can't help myself. I love to find discarded items and make them into something new.  You can say I do my part to keep discarded items out of landfills. Well I put together some wonderfully creative projects with items you have/had in your kitchen. So… Continue reading Re purposing Kitchen Items

Home Improvements, Trash to Treasure

Adding a Kitchen Backsplash

Just a note...I will be updating this post...giving you a update on the kitchen back splash progress. As of  11/5/16 I am 3/4 of the way done installing.I only have a couple of hours a day to work on it... But here is how the post started... I finished my counter tops in the kitchen… Continue reading Adding a Kitchen Backsplash

Home Decor, Storage & Organization & Hacks, Trash to Treasure

Photo Ledge DIY

You've seen these ledges all over the internet. They are perfect for that special collection of Photos and Mementos. It is so easy to make! I will show you 2 ways to do it! The first way is to use 1" x 2" wood pieces. Cut 3 pieces, stain, glue together, then staple when dry.… Continue reading Photo Ledge DIY

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Ways To Upcycle A Dresser

I was searching the internet for ideas that you/I could up cycle a dresser. I love that you can take a thrift store, garage sale old dresser  and up cycle it into something else. So the next time you see a old dresser, grab it, even it's the ugliest dresser you have ever seen. Even… Continue reading Ways To Upcycle A Dresser

Home Decor, Trash to Treasure

Crusty Heirloom Chair

I'm sorry I couldn't post this yesterday as promised. There was a glitch in the system on the site I needed to post the entry. This chair used to be part of a dining set that we had when my boys were small. As you can see, the black paint is almost gone, and it's in pretty… Continue reading Crusty Heirloom Chair