Office Makeover Design Plans

I am in the slow process of painting my entire downstairs and giving each room a mini makeover.  I have decided to start in the back of our house which is the back entryway/office space.  We turned this space into an office 12+ years ago and it is in desperate need of a makeover.  I… Continue Reading

Build a DIY Flip Up Deck Bar!

Build a DIY Flip Up Deck Bar!

I was searching around on Pinterest and stumbled upon a ledge added to the deck railing.  This served as my inspiration for this DIY flip up deck bar that we added to our deck railing.  I decided I wanted ours to be a flip up deck bar and not a permanent ledge.  I liked the… Continue Reading

Essentails for Cozy Outdoor Living!

Essentails for Cozy Outdoor Living!

It is that time of the year again when we head for the outdoors and spend most of our time outside.  Our outdoor living spaces are growing more and more popular and we are finding ways to make the outdoor living an extension of our indoor living.  It is important to make your outdoor space… Continue Reading

How to Glaze Furniture

How to Glaze Furniture

Are you struggling on how to add that antiqued look to your painted furniture piece?  Can’t seem to get the wax to blend the way you are seeing it done on Pinterest?  Let me show you how to glaze furniture.   I have created a step by step online workshop to help you learn the… Continue Reading

How to Paint Hardware

How to Paint Hardware

I am all about saving you money and sharing all the different ways to save you money.  Today we are going to talk about How to Paint Hardware.   If you are lucky and find old furniture pieces with their original hardware, they are always tarnished and outdated.  You can save money by using the… Continue Reading

Stripping~Staining~Painting~Waxing Furniture

Stripping~Staining~Painting~Waxing Furniture

I am so excited to be launching my Online Furniture Painting Workshops.  These workshops are designed with you in mind, the DIY’er  who wants to create a beautiful home and of course, do it yourself.  In my Stripping-Staining-Painting-Waxing Furniture workshop, you will learn all the basics of how to complete your furniture piece from start… Continue Reading