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House Update: 8 Months In

pardon the drill and the elephant ride-on toy

March has been surprisingly productive considering the energy drain I’ve felt as I enter my third trimester with Baby #2. 1,559 more words

Refinishing Furniture: Your Sweat Equity's Highest ROI

Other than our mattress, this dresser is the only piece of furniture in our house that we actually purchased. We got it as a set with a matching dresser, for $40, from the son of a former coworker. 621 more words

Projects

Blue Slate side table

I found this side table at the Habitat for Humanity ReStore. I couldn’t pass it up.  Great price and loved the shape.

I wanted to use a new paint colour I just bought.   100 more words

Drab To Fab

Home Dreams: Winnipeg Renovation Show Runs January 13-15

If you are attending the Winnipeg Renovation Show this weekend at the RBC Convention Centre, you’ve already thought about all the things you would like to change, tweak, and move around in your home. 375 more words

Events

TIP OF THE WEEK: THANKSGIVING HOLIDAYS - Creating a Barn Wood Look With Paint on a Farm Table Top

You can create a barn wood like look on a table top using Missouri Limestone Company chalk-based paint and a stain_sealer. I have a step-by-step tutorial here to show you how! 844 more words

Missouri Limestone Paint Company Projects

Electrical Spool Redefined as a Coffee Table/Bookcase

We’ve all seen these…..those spools in the hardware store that hold electrical wiring, etc.  You may not realize that at stores like Lowe’s (at least in my town) you can put your name on a list to get one of these for next to nothing. 940 more words

Missouri Limestone Paint Company Projects

Is it worth it to DIY? Or, how I almost burned the house down...

A friend told me the other day, “You could do that yourself.”

I was asking her if she knew anyone who could refinish my butcher block countertops. 581 more words