October 13, 2018

 There is nothing worse than putting a lot of time and energy into painting a piece of furniture only to have it chip or bubble up months later. A piece is only as good as it's prepping process! I have 7 EASY steps to preparing any piece of furniture or cabinet for pai...

April 22, 2018

I found this antique dresser that was in great condition but needed to be updated a bit. It had a couple of areas with chipped veneer that needed to be filled and some poly drips that had to be sanded but overall it looked pretty good.

 It had all it's original hardware...

February 18, 2018

Since we designated wall 1 to have a shoe shelf, cubbies and hanging space for shirts and pants, I decided to designate wall 2 for long dresses, linen closet items (the closet is off of the bathroom) and more shoes. Wall 3 will be for dresser items like socks, underwar...

February 17, 2018

One of the down sides to buying our house was the fact that EVERY SINGLE CLOSET had  wire hangers. Yes, they are economical but they are NOT functional. I decided to tackle each closet one by one and tailor it to each individual space. This closet was a square built of...

February 5, 2018

I found this sofa/entry table at The Goodwill for $12! It was a decoupage nightmare. The top was in decent shape with only a poly over the pine wood, but the table and drawers were covered in a decoupage nightmare on top of black paint. I used a combination of Krud Kut...

February 4, 2018

When we bought our home in 2011, I always knew I wanted to renovate my laundry room but we had so many other projects to tackle, it was on the backburner. I loved how spacious it was but it wasn't very functional for our big family and a little outdated. Then something...

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