Hi, I am about to refinish my mom's old maple kitchen cabinets. Original from 1964. This is first-time major refinish job for me. Plan is to strip and sand (120grit t... See more
We just moved into a new house and for some unknown reason, it has an island that is only 30" high!? It is the weirdest thing and I need to raise it to 36". Aside f... See more
I found this in the curb this morning on my way to work. Needless to say I'm late :) does anyone know anything about this piece? What would you do with it? Paint? Res... See more
I want to paint over the fabric only. It is stained so I was thinking more like an earth tone stain or dye. Do you have any suggestions? This is very vintage, I love ... See more
How to install a heavy-duty bookshelf so it doesn't fall off the wall?
My camp chairs have dry rotted. Anyone have a how-to replace the seating please? I have some canvas fabric I could use, but not sure if replacement is possible.
I want to put up a wall divider between our casual farmhouse dining room area and the open floor plan which extends into the entranceway then living area. The house ... See more
What can I do to update this old traditional hutch to give it a fresh look other than painting?
I just bought a new mattress set and my bed is about a foot higher. The problem is I have arthritis, and it's hard for me to climb in. I saw some steps and risers on ... See more
I want to give my pine armoire a new look, any ideas.
Any DIY ideas for inexpensive end tables? We are moving into an apartment and all out furniture was stolen out of our storage unit :( I cant really afford to buy end... See more
I inherited an old Hall Tree from my grandmother's house. The mirror had been broken so it just has a big empty space. I thought I might just cut cardboard to fit a... See more
I bought a dining room table and had to store it under my shed and water dripped on it and damaged it a little is there any way to fix this problem please help thank ... See more
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