6 Tips for Choosing the Right Paint Color

6 Tips for Choosing the Right Paint Color

If I have said it once, I have said it a hundred times.  I love to paint!  Eventually, each room in my house will have its own identity, which will consist of an identifying paint color and rug.  It can…

How to Clean Upholstered Furniture

There are a couple of things that professionals will suggest when it comes to cleaning upholstered furniture. One.  Check the cleaning the code.  That’s right.  There is a code on the tag that will tell you what kind of solution…

How to a Paint Striped Wall

I have probably mentioned a half a dozen times or so that I love to paint walls in my house.  I think it is the best bang for your buck.  I know some people get nervous about the change, but…

10 Creative Ways to Use Old Books

10 Creative Ways to Use Old Books (1)

One of my favorite go-to cheap decor ideas is an old stack of books.  I don’t usually plan around this idea, and it isn’t my focal point, but it looks great on a side table or end table, shelves, mantle,…

How to Install Board and Batten Wainscoting

Confession.  I have a woodworker in my home, and I am not afraid to use him.  I know there are some crazy crafty talented women out there, that would rock the board and batten themselves,  but when I have a…