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Room for change

So this is my little project – among other things – redesign my living room.

The plan :

Blinds for windows

Wooden flooring

Shelves for books and CDs… 277 more words


A little light makeover

Following on from last weeks bedroom reveal-of-sorts I thought I’d cover how we went about replacing our wall lights.

While shuffling things around in our bedroom was definitely talked about (mainly to accommodate a larger wardrobe) we ended up sticking with the current layout, because we didn’t want to turn a fairly simple reno into something major involving moving electrical stuff and patching big holes. 650 more words


Painted Step Stools... It's the Little Things

My daughter still needs a step stool at all sinks in the house.  I don’t love the plastic ones, so I set about switching them out with old wooden step stools that I found at garage and estate sales. 109 more words

Furniture Painting

Repainted End Table in Duck Egg Blue

The first time I worked with chalk paint I was removing it.  This time I was putting it on and what a difference it made!  This was an inexpensive pre-manufactured end table that had zero character.   221 more words


Making a china hutch stand out

One of my recent projects was to update my full size china hutch.

It was a perfectly fine hutch, just really boring. A big brown piece of furniture that didn’t do anything for the room it was in. 123 more words

Dream home

#197: You win a competition to build your dream home. Draft the plans.

 To my horror, I’ve just found yesterday’s blog post still listed as a draft! 273 more words

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