On of the most common worries that I see from clients, friends, and readers is about the durability. How do I protect my painted furniture? Can I scrub it? Will it show fingerprints or smudges? These are all very valid questions and today I am answering these burning questions!
Sometimes there is a project that even the most experienced DIYer regrets. Today, I am sharing my personal DIY nightmare in the hopes that others can learn from it and never have the experience that I did.
We are sprinting down the finish line in the garage makeover! The last time I updated you, we had a major project in mudding and painting the garage walls. Now, we are moving on to updating the garage floors!
The garage makeover is in full swing and the walls are done! While it certainly isn’t the most glamorous topic, the prepwork for painting or any DIY project is often the most important step. Today I am sharing some tips for using spackle or joint compound on drywall.
Spring is calling a little early with a cute reversible wood sign and a giveaway! I am teaming up with DecoArt and some very talented DIY bloggers to get paint and creativity flowing!
Have you ever been in the store and thought to yourself, “OMG, That is EXACTLY what I have been looking for!…except it’s the wrong dang color!!” Sometimes it is fixable, sometimes not. Today, I have a simple tutorial on getting a white washed look by layering paint.
Crisp baseboards and molding make a wall paint shine. Repairing and caulking baseboards doesn’t have to be scary with these pro tips!
The uber masculine office is progressing nicely and, this week, we spray painted the refrigerator similar to a fancy gun safe. Check out our cheeky project!
You know that feeling when a project turns out exactly how you envision?! The gallery wall that sits in between the stairs gives me those vibes and I love it. However, the shopping trips to find all of the elements I wanted were kind of hectic. Combing aisles of Hobby Lobby, Target, and a million […]
There is no question that painting kitchen cabinets is a big project, and it’s tempting to just slap some paint on them and be done. But if you want a paint job that will look great with a finish that will last, it’s best to take the time to do it the right way.
In decorating our house on a budget, I shop around at thrift stores, Craigslist, and sometimes yard sales. I have more ideas than I have time really. But I have a coffee table, two full bedroom sets, and a corner cabinet waiting for their own makeovers. Of course, during this experiment called blogging, I have connected with a few extremely talented DIY furniture divas. From roadside reclaims to Ikea transformations, these ladies really get creative. You will not believe how some of these projects started out!
Today I am sharing a DIY world map wall art featuring a silhouette of the world map in vinyl that I made with my Silhouette Cameo. Tutorial and dowloadable world map .studio files cut into sections are included.