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bows instead of hooks! A Preppy Apartment on a Budget

A Preppy Apartment on a Budget - I am Clearing Preppy's Name

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Our bathroom after painting 80s Honey Oak cabinets with Annie Sloan Chalk Paint. (2 coats Old Ochre, clear wax. lightly distress and clear wax over distressing)

I always wondered if we would find a gray that worked with the brown of our bedroom suite, then this image...! Benjamin Moore Rockport Gray

Best gray paint colors: Glidden Polished Limestone, Benjamin Moore Gray Owl, Benjamin Moore Pearl Gray, Benjamin Moore Horizon, Benjamin Moore Stonington Gray, Benjamin Moore Alaskan Husky, Benjamin Moore Moonshine, Benjamin Moore Silver Chain, Benjamin Moore Wickham Gray #gray #grey #paintcolors

To paint over ANY surface, without sanding, use a product called 'ESP Easy Surface Prep', available at hardware and paint shops. Wipe on, wipe off and paint in 90 minutes. Works well over enamel paint , without having to sand. SAVES HOURS of work. It was recommended to me by a professional painter.

The Crazy Sisters were right: add floetrol by sherwin williams to your paint when painting furniture or cabinets and it will take away all of those brush stroke marks and leave the paint smooth.

How to line the interiors of your kitchen cupboards with fabric and foam board by Pretty Handy Girl - this is gorgeous!

Gotta Get One: Paint buddy by Rubbermaid ~ empty remainder can of paint into the paint buddy and touch up when ever you need to

Magnetic Ironing Mat, turns your washer/dryer into an ironing board, then folds up after. Space saving item! $9.99 on Amazon. COOL! -- now I just have to clean off the top of the washer...

Take something you really love, a letter, envelope, photograph, a ticket stub... anything - to a printing place like Kinkos and have them blow it up for you to hang as art. An old recipe from your Grandma would be great for the kitchen. What a fabulous idea!

To paint over ANY surface, without sanding, use a product called 'ESP Easy Surface Prep', available at hardware and paint shops. Wipe on, wipe off and paint in 90 minutes. Works well over enamel paint , without having to sand. SAVES HOURS of work. It was recommended to me by a professional painter.

Good to know - Lowe’s has 3-inch “multi-purpose foam pads” that are usually used as foam beds for camping: $19 dollars each

Never discount the hidden potential in your house! Paint & trim goes a long way