“What? You can paint tile floors?” Yes. “Does the paint stick?” Yep. “Does it scratch?” Nope. “How the heck did you do that?” Well, read on friends. This one will change your life. Well, as least it will change that ugly floor of yours! Continue reading
Back with another episode of “How I Salvaged my Ugly Bathroom!” Let’s talk about how I gave my vanity cabinets a total makeover, shall we? Do you remember where my cabinets started? They are wooden, but painted a terrible brown. Not even a pretty brown, but just plain ugly brown. This is where we started… Continue reading
Moving is expensive. Between closing costs and bubble wrap you can put a dent in your wallet fairly quickly. So how do you spruce an older home up without completely breaking the bank? Being first time home owners, we had to be savvy with what we were willing to change upon arrival! Here are 6 quick ways to spruce up your new-to-you home…while having a few extra bucks for that pizza since you can’t find your kitchen boxes! Continue reading
DIY is in my blood.
When I was little, if I broke something I never got upset because I knew my dad could fix it. I once witnessed him rig a dust pan to the front of our washing machine to catch the leak and trickle it into a bucket. Another time, I ran over my favorite sterling silver ring in the gym parking lot and he took a solder gun and warmed it enough to bend it back to shape. When I leaving for PT school, I told him I wanted a new bed and he went out in the garage and built me one that would make Pottery Barn green with envy. This man has talent. Continue reading