To repurpose old pressed wood bookcases: take the flimsy back off and replace with stained 2x4s or 1x4s. Looks like a palette to me.
How to refinish wood with coconut oil. It re-hydrates the wood, brings out the natural color and takes away that old musty smell.
Ceramic tile that looks like wood… perfect for a kitchen or bathroom. The beauty of wood with the ease of ceramic - and no grout lines. perfect at the lake house
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.
They are just wooden squares from any craft store ($0.50 each) with metal house numbers ... Cute!!!
How to weather furniture....from the '80s and '90s to now!
@Know_Days_Off Sunday project - instead of D-rings, use hooks on the top of the "door" that way we can just take on & off for access to the storage door underneath = brilliant idea - why didn't I think of that?! Instead of building a door like the link suggests, how about using a ready made ikea table top (provided it is not hollow so we can attach display shelves to it). DIY budget version of a sliding barn door.
DIY Home Decor: How To Make a Sliding Door for Under $40 — Apartment Therapy…
how to build your own sliding door for only $40....hmmm this makes me think of all those great sliding barn doors I've seen on pinterest (be sure to read the comments, there are some other ideas in there too) # Pin++ for Pinterest #
How to Refinish Wood Floors (without sanding) ill be glad i repinned this very soon! :)
If you buy a house and can't afford upgrades: Change out your builder grade brass shower trim using Rustoleum's Oil Rubbed Bronze spray paint ... what would cost you $800 to replace, will only cost you $5 to paint. Holds up well with the water because it is indoor/outdoor paint..... (Pinner says: I also did this with my light fixtures when we moved into our house)
Change out your builder grade brass shower trim using Rustoleum's Oil Rubbed Bronze spray paint ... what would cost you $800 to replace, will only cost you $5 to paint. Holds up well with the water because it is indoor/outdoor paint.....
How to refinish furniture without sanding. So glad I found this. I hate sanding!
Better After: Closet goes on and on and on...
Love this kitchen re-do ... especially converting some of the cabinets to the open hutch-type shelf on the left, and the replacement of the light fixture - granite is nice as well, and the white DOES give a clean look (though I actually like wood cabinet faces) posted by The Money Pit: Kitchen Reveal: 80's to AWESOME!
awesome ideas for a simple, cheap kitchen remodel
Yard sale dresser turned traditional style console
I ♥ this site! I want to spraypaint all of my old furniture now.
So smart! Hide-TV-Cords even without drilling holes in your wall! via @Diane Henkler of In My Own Style