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Before and After: Painted Dining Table Top to Refinished Natural...

I loved my dining room table and chairs, but the painted table top started showing obvious wear over...

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Casual Fall Dining

I went very simple and casual for this year's kitchen table.There is little to the centerpiece...on...

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Removing an Interior Wall - DIY Dining Room Transformation

This post is dedicated to my sister who's thinking of opening up a wall in her home. Even though I...

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Shiplap Wall on a Budget!

I absolutley love shiplap walls. I love the old farm house feel. Now I have a home built in 2007 and...

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How to Add Board and Batten to Walls

A great way to give your home or any room in your home a custom more detailed look is to add details...

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Wall Treatment for Less Than $50

We have lived in our current home for almost 8 years, and in that time, I haven’t done much to our...

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3 Tiered Clothespin Chandelier

We had to relocate the light in our laundry room. We wanted a really neat light in the room so we...

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Adding Piping to Dining Room Chairs is Easier Than You Think!

Here is how I added piping to my dining room chairs for a more finished, professional look. You...

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Custom Antique Postcard Table and Chair Set

I am a sucker for vintage postcards!! So when my client asked if I could re-create a custom postcard...

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My Eclectic Living and Dining Room Update

Spring is finally here and summer is on her way! Let me just say, being raised in California where...

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DIY Metallic Silver & Bronze Luster Sideboard Buffet

This is soo silver shabby,Another piece from the set of my previous project of the Dining Table Set....

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Dining Room Before and After

I originally loved the warmth of my dining room but after several years needed a change. Every space...

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Gorgeous Shiplap at a Fraction of the Price

I have a girl crush on Joanna Gaines and when I grow up, i want to be her. Seriously. Not only are...

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The Big Reveal… The Surprise Reno for My Parents is Finished!

Well… we are finished!! Kent and I just got home from completing our surprise reno for my parents...

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Ikea Hack: Tarva Dresser Turned Printers Console Style Buffet

Our house lacks in the storage department. So, I have to get creative with storage solutions. I...

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My Rainstorm Dining Room

My dining room had been gray and cream for about four years and it was time for a change. I'm...

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Refinished Dining Table for Under $50

I had been searching for the perfect dining table for quite a bit of time. I needed one that was...

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Transformation | The Dining Room

The third room that we remodeled in our total home renovation was the dining room. Sitting just off...

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Our Kitchen & Dining Room Remodel

We remodeled our kitchen & dining room (and pretty much the entire rest of the house) in the midst...

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Paper Bag Floor

When we bought our home, there were way more home improvement projects than we had money in the...

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Our Kitchen/Dining Room Remodel

We bought our home 4 years ago and knew going in it needed a lot of work to make it our home. But...

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Stencil How To: A Rustic Cabinet Makeover With Modello(R) Stencils

This old, rustic cabinet came from the gigantic Hillsville, Virginia Labor Day antiques show,...

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Ikea Dining Table Hack

We found a great Ikea dining table in the discount section of the store and ended up paying only...

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Our Dining Room Makeover - Fixer Upper Inspired

You know those houses that you go in and you just want to sit and stare at every room? Well, I’m on...

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Updating a Light Fixture...FOR CHEAP (or FREE)

My favorite two words: cheap and free! HA!I am trying to do as many updates in our dining room...