How to: paint furniture with Annie Sloan Chalk Paint
Take the fear out of painting furniture with this beginner's guide for how to paint furniture with Annie Sloan Chalk Paint.
Best-Kept Secrets of Professional Painters
We got the scoop on the secrets of pro painters. See these great ideas for how to get a perfectly smooth and even paint job.
7 Common Mistakes Made Painting Kitchen Tables - Painted Furniture Ideas
Kitchen tables get hammered over time. Whether you have little kids digging in their forks into the table, or just host many dinners with platters scraping the top, the table gets abused. Eventually, most DIYers think of repainting their kitchen table. It is cheaper than purchasing a new table, and the best part: you get...Read More
DIY Upcycled DVD Countertop
Well, hubby and I have modern industrial and somewhat retro tastes. We've been in the process of remodeling our kitchen and while working on a hydraulic shelf that will come down from the ceiling, hubby took a break and started watching some videos.
Learn How To Use Old, Useless Shutters In Brilliant Ways!
I am a firm believer in the expression, “One person’s trash is another person’s treasure.” That’s why I’m always looking for new and exciting ways to use those old, unwanted items I so often find on the side of the road. The practice is called “upcycling,” and if you haven’t already heard of it, it simply...
A Mum 'n the Oven
Did you know that a leaky toilet can waste 50 gallons of water a day? To check for leaks, put a few drops of food coloring in your toilet tank, and see if it seeps into the bowl. Use a bold color, because using yellow might make matters confusing...
7 Chalk Painting Tips for Beginners + Supplies You Must Have!
These easy chalk painting tips for beginners will liberate you from perfectionism and get you hooked on the latest and most fun way to paint furniture! Includes tips on supplies, distressing and real life examples of easy DIY projects.
using 3/4 cup of oil & 1/4 cup vinegar to restore wood on old furniture without having to strip the pieces
Use 3/4 cup oil and 1/4 cup vinegar to restore wood on old furniture without having to strip the pieces. I could definitely use this living by mary.ford.313