up cycle an old step stool

Up-Cycle An Old Step Stool

I found this well loved step stool at the thrift store and I had to buy it. My mom's birthday is...

quick and easy fix for sagging sofa cushions, reupholster

Quick and Easy Fix for Sagging Sofa Cushions

I made a big sofa purchase for our small living room about 13 years ago, spending more than I ever...

giving a dated end table new life

Giving a Dated End Table New Life

Hello, I am always on the look out for Good Junk. When I found this end table for $13.00 on...

endtable facelift

EndTable Facelift...

I picked up these gorgeous end tables because.. of, uh, THAT DETAIL! I saw so much potential in...

buffet turned island, kitchen design, kitchen island, painted furniture, repurposing upcycling

Buffet Turned Island

We found this old buffet at our local ReStore for $80. I wasn't looking for a new island or a...

how to repurpose a dresser to a mudroom hutch

How to Repurpose a Dresser to a Mudroom Hutch

Hello everyone, I'm Jeremy Hoffpauir. My family and I moved recently and had a few pieces of extra...

dresser hutch makeover

Dresser Hutch Makeover

Old Dresser Hutch gets a makeover.

old hutch bottom makeover, painted furniture

Old Hutch Bottom Makeover

I picked up this sad looking piece from a gentleman who had this sitting in his basement for a very...

custom built in shelves

Custom Built in Shelves

How to get built in shelves for under $40

bold color on an antique hutch, painted furniture, The finished product ready to be filled with dishes books even towels in a bath

Bold Color on an Antique Hutch

Turquoise is my favorite color, and I love how it makes this hutch a scene-stealer. The hutch was in...

convert a lobster pot into a foot stool , crafts, repurposing upcycling

Convert a Lobster Pot Into a Foot Stool.

When I needed a foot stool, I looked no further than a crab/lobster pot out on the back of the local...

faux metal coffee table

Faux Metal Coffee Table

If you love industrial style and want to do a DIY project, but don't know how to weld and solder,...

bookshelf makeover how to add curtains to bookshelf, how to, shelving ideas

Bookshelf Makeover - How to Add Curtains to Bookshelf

A blah garage sale find to wow craft supplies storage bookshelves.

the madonna cabinet, painted furniture, The Virgin Jesus and Saint John Baptist

The Madonna Cabinet

I spent a few weeks in Italy this summer. It plays with your sensibilities. I came back feeling...

homemade eco wood stain, painting, woodworking projects

Homemade Eco Wood Stain

I had made a previous post where I used a natural stain that made fresh wood look like barn wood and...

nautical trunk makeover mapping it out, decoupage, painted furniture

Nautical Trunk Makeover-Mapping It Out!

I took an old scratched trunk with some nice medallion details and added some paint and old maps for...

fun and happy china cabinet makeover

$1 Gift Wrap China Cabinet Makeover

Continuing with the low budget, practically no budget, happification of my kitchen decor next on the...

upcycled wood drawer, decoupage, how to, painting, repurposing upcycling, shelving ideas

Upcycled Wood Drawer

I was getting ready to toss my boys wooden desk but when I pulled the drawers out they said "keep...

easy upholstery a french settee and grain sack scraps, chalk paint, painted furniture, reupholster

Easy Upholstery | A French Settee and Grain Sack Scraps

I have reupholstered my fair share of old furniture over the years, and it can be tedious and time...

diy floating sideboard credenza, diy, entertainment rec rooms, living room ideas, painted furniture, repurposing upcycling, woodworking projects

DIY Floating Sideboard / Credenza

Our Ikea hack DIY Floating Sideboard might just be my favorite project yet.

diy planked farm style coffee table, diy, painted furniture, repurposing upcycling, woodworking projects, Table transformation with a planked wood top and brackets

DIY Planked Farm Style Coffee Table

You may recognize this coffee table from a previous makeover. It has since been replaced with my...

1920 s jacobean grand buffet

Furniture Makeover : 1920's Jacobean Grand Buffet

Found this 1920's Jacobean Buffet on Facebook for $50. I knew I wanted to give it new life for...

a painted hutch beast turned beauty, painted furniture

A Painted Hutch -Beast Turned Beauty

I got this hutch from my great Aunt Alice when she moved out of her house! l know some people are...

playing peek a boo, painted furniture, repurposing upcycling

Playing Peek-a-Boo

Typically I keep to fairly neutral colours when I am painting pieces to sell. I am trying to reach...

chiaroscuro calla lilly coffe table, painted furniture

Chiaroscuro Calla Lilly Coffee Table

Damaged abused coffee table given a new home and a classier look. I found a coffee table on a garage...