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More furniture flippin :)

Tonight we were really productive and finished up two pieces we have been working on. The first piece is an “ikea hack”. We got the inspiration and guidance from an article we found on pinterest: … 71 more words

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A First Date With Chalk Paint

I’ve seen almost exactly 257 pins and blog posts about different chalk paints and the various projects that folks do with them.  Last Sunday morning I decided I wanted in on the chalk paint game.   599 more words

Home Decor

Rock On

We found this awesome rocking chair a few months ago, on the same night we picked up this little side table.

It was a very successful evening for furniture rescues. 227 more words

Monday Post-work Furniture Finishin'!

We took total advantage of this warm sunny weather by finishing up our weekend projects – a patterned bookcase and an old style desk. After some sanding and priming, all the cherry wood colored bookcase needed was some coats of paint and contact paper to give a modern look on the back of the shelf. 33 more words

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How to repair chipped veneer

The long campaign dresser I’m currently working on for a custom order is in nearly flawless condition. I had very little prep work to do prior to painting, but there was one area on the front of the dresser where the veneer had some chips in it. 388 more words

How to Paint Laminate

I’m not a fan of posting “tutorials” because I don’t want to give bad advice, but restoring several pieces of midcentury furniture has provided me with lots of experience painting laminate surfaces, so I think I have some street cred. 606 more words

Midcentury Hardware Fix

I picked up this dresser in Everett as part of a set back in mid-January. I was excited to find a high quality 3 piece midcentury set in excellent condition for a decent price. 1,289 more words