Trash to Treasure

Grandfather Clock UpCycled

I recently came across 'Refuse, Reuse' who is an Utube artist who loves picking from the trash and making new things from it. My kind of guy! This is the project that I came across and thought some of you out there may just enjoy doing the same. Or, like me, just love what this… Continue reading Grandfather Clock UpCycled

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Home Decor

Mercury Glass Votive Tutorial

 Mercury glass, also known as silvered glass, contains neither mercury nor silver. It's actually clear glass, mold-blown into double-walled shapes and coated on the inside with a silvering formula, which is inserted through a small hole that is then sealed with a plug. If you would like to create your own mercury glass pieces, then this post is for… Continue reading Mercury Glass Votive Tutorial

Garden

SeaShell Outdoor Table

I wrote this post last summer. This is one of my favorite original ideas. Now that summer is amongst us, why not create this outdoor table for your family to enjoy!I wanted a small table to go between the lounge chairs I saved from the landfill. I had a 20" terra cotta pot that I… Continue reading SeaShell Outdoor Table

Home Decor

Inexpensive Home Decor DIY Projects

Have you been looking for DIY projects to decorate your home on a budget? Well, do I have some easy projects for you to try!! These are those wonderful clipboards upcycled. You can paint 3/4 of the board with chalkboard paint, leaving a space on the bottom to add paint or washi tape. Or you… Continue reading Inexpensive Home Decor DIY Projects

Trash to Treasure

Up Cycled Computer Chair

My computer chair was a eyesore in my family room. Stood out like a sore thumb. So I took some material that matched the rooms decor....If you would like to update your computer chair it is so easy. This is a very easy makeover I did on my computer chair. NO Sewing!!! I first added… Continue reading Up Cycled Computer Chair

Storage & Organization & Hacks

Hints For The Frugal Homeowner

Some may think these handy hints are a bit extreme (or even bordering on hoarder territory), but if you’re a frugal homeowner, I bet you’ll appreciate these clever, money-saving ideas for reusing common disposable household items. Repurpose those milk jugs. Cut off the top of an empty gallon or half-gallon milk jug with sharp scissors. It… Continue reading Hints For The Frugal Homeowner

Trash to Treasure

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