Our new house has a sunken conversation pit in front of the fireplace. It's about 6X6 and has three steps into the 'pit' and booth-like backs on each side. My adult... See more
We took the old popcorn ceiling off in our livingroom and thought we could just paint it. We fixed some hairline cracks where the joint in the sheetrock are, primed a... See more
I was thinking of doing built ins on either side of the windows in my kitchen.i need space for my sewing supplies since this is where I do my projects. Any some what ... See more
We just had floors laid throughout the home and I can’t figure out an other way to arrange furniture back in the Living room! For 5 yrs we have had the TV above the... See more
How can I multi use a dining room? I have a formal dining room that will probably only be used 2-3 times a year. How can I multi purpose it? Ideas?
What should I do to my dining area window treatment and should I paint my chairs
Hi all, We have a "blank wall" in our dining room, and I know it has potential to be something great, but I just don't know what to do! I was thinking of cladding it ... See more
I absolutely LOVE this program! I would do shiplap all over my house if I could - but I live in a mobile home and there aren't any bare walls to speak of!I have a di... See more
I have four upholstered parson-type kitchen chairs that need to be recovered. Trying to determine if it will be more cost effective to recover the existing chairs or ... See more
Got new dining chairs! Looking for a contemporary metal-and-wood round or square table to go with them. Any suggestions?
I bought a home that has a large dining area that opens to the kitchen. The previous owner removed the wall between the dining room and an office, creating a very lar... See more
This is my bulletin in my dining room. I'm getting bored with the gray wall and the white cabinets but I am unsure If I should wallpaper this back wall or if I should... See more
We recently put in new floors, windows, and moulding, but I'm having trouble choosing the "right" ceiling light for the dining room. The room is 9 ft x 11 ft with a ... See more
I am looking for suggestions on what to do with this oddly shaped nook. A breakfast nook? Should I put in a high table or an ordinary table?
Was given this dining room table. It has 8-12" leaves, which makes this table when extended a nice big table. I just finished painting and making my own lined curtain... See more
its brown in excellent condition. Can I paint this with chalk paint & stencils? How do I do it please?
Hi, I want to widen the doorway from my kitchen to dining room. My home is a Cape Cod and I know this is a load-bearing wall. The current doorway is 30", I want to ... See more
Hi. I recently added hardwoods and need a rug under D/R and L/R. I'd like an updated look, but have traditional furniture. Should I replace D/R set, too?
I need ideas to make this small eat in kitchen area work better for our family. There are 5 of us and this small table just doesn't work. The chairs are always in th... See more
About 2 or so months ago I bought this onion from the store, stashed it in a dark cabinet, and forgot about about it. I recently found it again while doing some sprin... See more
You may remember I shared my dining room inspiration with you all: http://www.findingsilverpennies.com/2013/08/dining-room-inspiration.html I'm trying to decide on a ... See more