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The Family Handymanfrom The Family Handyman

Pro Paint and Wallpapering Tips

When you're finishing a painting project, write on a piece of masking tape the date and how many gallons of paint were needed for the job. Stick the tape to the back of the light switch plate. To get the exact shade next time, also include the color formula sticker peeled off the paint can. When the room's due for a fresh coat, you'll be ready to go.

A Little Craft In Your Dayfrom A Little Craft In Your Day

14 DIY Organization Projects

D.I.Y. project: Find a frame from the dollar store, use paint swatches for the background colors and layout a calendar format. Then use dry erase marker on the glass.

Reality Daydreamfrom Reality Daydream

Budget Kitchen Updates! {Accent Wall and Faux Painted Backsplash

same colors, gloss over matte

Martha Stewartfrom Martha Stewart

Good Things for Painting

Paint Calculator: Multiply the height of each wall by it's width = wall area. One gallon for every 450 sq ft. - really good to know!

Real Simplefrom Real Simple

Organizing New Uses for Old Things

color code your keys with nail polish -how easy is that?

This Old Housefrom This Old House

How to Build a Magazine Rack

From Home Depot... Paint them whatever color, glue each one together and make a great magazine, book, or mail holder.

Somewhat Simplefrom Somewhat Simple

How to Hang a Photo Collage

Clever!! What a great idea to hang a picture!! Put the toothpaste where you will want the nail to go. Then, press the picture to the wall where you want to hang it so that the toothpaste from the back of your frame sticks to the wall.

Paint Chip Keychain - pieces of wood painted with the colors of the walls at home, to use when furniture or decor shopping - such a great idea!

Real Simplefrom Real Simple

50 All-Time Favorite New Uses for Old Things

Great idea

How to paint perfect stripes - put a coat of base color on the tape to seal the gaps. Prevents bleed of the stripe color.

Girl Loves Glamfrom Girl Loves Glam

Organization Board Tutorial

Buy frames an put paper in behind it- make it a dry erase board. Glue on clips to hold things

Martha Stewartfrom Martha Stewart

DIY Home Projects

@Janina W. Für den DIY Schreibtisch: When attached to the underside of a desk, a kitchen basket is perfect for corralling cords.l