If you have been looking through my projects you know I love to recycle and repurpose. Whenever I go to a thrift store, garage sale, or even find a discarded treasure on the curb, I always look at it in a different way then it's previous use. I can almost promise you, once you complete an… Continue reading Finders Keepers!
You're browsing Craigslist and you come upon a dresser that would look fabulous in your bedroom. You think 'If it only wasn't in such terrible condition'. Almost all the items I find to makeover, I find on the streets. So many times all it needed was some paint, or perhaps some new hardware. Let's say you… Continue reading Craigslist Makeovers
Chalkboard paint has so many fun uses, both playful and practical. The only downfall is it comes at a steep price and the color selection is somewhat limited. Now you will be able to get all the fun, for a lot less, by making your own. Chalkboard paint lets you transform any wall into an… Continue reading Make Your Own Chalkboard Paint
Today, let's talk about the best all-natural solutions that can remove odors from your furniture—here's how to clean your furniture! ThamKC/Shutterstock Are you tired of a smelly couch and other furniture odors but want a safer, chemical-free alternative to commercial sprays like Febreze. There are several effective, all-natural ways to remove odors from a variety… Continue reading Clean Your Furniture & Fight Odors Naturally.
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
Over the years I have learned many 'tricks' to either make a small room appear larger, or adding storage when space is limited. I hope some of these ideas can help you out! Small rooms may be cozy and efficient, but you can often feel cramped and very difficult to keep organized. Well luckily there… Continue reading Tips On How To Make A Small Room Appear Larger
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
I purchased this beautiful console that goes perfectly in my family room! One of the doors hardware was fitted terribly. Didn't match up, couldn't open, etc. I called the company, instead of sending out different hardware, they sent me another door. Umm...what can I do with this extra door. Now I don't throw away good… Continue reading UpCycled Glass Door