Creativity is the best policy...when it comes to saving pennies with home design! Visit your local home improvement or lighting store, pick out a few inexpensive ceiling molds & a shade of spray paint that will pop on your walls... & VOILA, you have affordable and unique wall art!
HAMPER- How adorable! Trash can sold at Home Depot Use Krylon spray paint. From homedepot.com: When working with metal Remove loose rust with a wire brush, sandpaper or chemical rust remover. Remove oil with a degreaser or denatured alcohol especially on new metal. Prime surface to protect against rust and corrosion. Lightly sand glossy surface if previously painted and remove dust with a tack cloth. Outdoor metal should always be primed before painting for greatest durability.
How to make a giant picture for crazy cheap! Buy a sheet of insulation foam from Home Depot. Take your photo via thumb drive or CD to office depot and ask them for their biggest engineer print (3ft. x 4ft.) $8. Then, spray adhesive the photo to the board and craft paint the edges!! You can get two uses out of the foam board. Your total cost is only about $11!!!