See how I spruced up a "dirty" shady outdoor space!


I have a little shady area that I always struggled making look "clean". A painted Oriental Rug that POPS with color is a great way to hide a dirty spot! I paint them right on the concrete. I share more details on my post.
POP! From shady and always seemed....damp or dirty... to PRETTY!
POP! From shady and always seemed....damp or dirty... to PRETTY!
Before.....
Before.....
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Taping and painting your rug is so much easier than you would think!
Taping and painting your rug is so much easier than you would think!
The little oriental rug that now welcomes guest when entering the pool area.
The little oriental rug that now welcomes guest when entering the pool area.
I love this one as much as my blue and white oudoor Oriental rug. What a fun transformation!
I love this one as much as my blue and white oudoor Oriental rug. What a fun transformation!
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  • Kathy M
    on May 6, 2013

    This is fantastic.....and the red was a great eye catcher, however, my eye goes to the blank spot on the fence......I am definelty going to do something like this.

  • Martha Brinkmann
    on Aug 14, 2013

    I am working on a backyard patio and want something in the front yard as wee. Well

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