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Fancy Red Planter Made From Free Two Drawer Metal Filing Cabinet

I picked this two drawer metal filing cabinet up from road side throw out just round the corner to...

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Deck Makeover ~ Mermaid Style?

I was feeling my backyard needed some umph. Maybe I had been staring at all the same plants for far...

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Our New Haint Blue Porch Ceiling

I've shown you the new roof which I love by the way. Now it's time for the house painting itself....

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Repairing Old Wood & Addressing Peeling Paint

With old houses, there are two types of projects that seem to pop up almost as regularly as rain ......

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How to Restore a Gray and Faded Deck

Our deck was built back in November, and was left to "season" until now. This summer, it was time to...

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Painting a Deck

My deck has been my nemesis for years! I have repainted it several times, even tried staining it! ...

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Refresh a Deck With Deckover Paint

Our tired deck was in desperate need of some TLC, but we weren't ready to pull the trigger on a...

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Easy Shutter Makeover - Improving Curb Appeal

Spray painting our shutters provided us a super simple way to give a little facelift to our home....

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The Proper Way to Paint (and Stencil) a Front Door

This is my sister's front door. While it looks okay from afar, the closer you look, you can see it...

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Painted Garage Door

We recently painted our house and so our garage door needed to be painted as well. I decided not to...

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Painting Stripes on Your Porch

It's summer! Time to finally get around to renovating the front porch. I saw a picture on Pinterest...

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Redoing a Front Porch

After doing the back of our house the previous year, we decided to do our front porch in 2014. This...

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Front Door Painting Tips

This post is brought to you by Behr, but nothing that I wouldn’t wholeheartedly recommend anyway! ...

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Our Gleaming Front Door...Before and After.

I always told myself two things I would do when I bought our first house was paint a mural on a wall...

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Modern Ranch Black House Wood Trim

Updating our 1950 modern ranch in Sourhern California. Black House and Cedar Wood Trim.

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A whole new front door, just add spray paint and paint...

The exterior of my house needs some updating. I'm starting with my front door. By just spraying the...

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Tips for Painting Your Garage Door

If you love this project, be sure to subscribe to our blog to receive updates regularly!If you’ve...

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Thrifty Transformation: How to Paint a Door to Look Like Wood

For a few years, I've wanted to spruce up our side door. Find out how I made it look like an...

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Easily Paint Your Shutters

The fabulous Debbie Hayes of My Patch of Blue Sky was our guest blogger on ModernMastersCafe.com and...

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Add Curb Appeal With German Mortar Smear!

In August, I posted a question on Hometalk asking about the German Mortar Smear technique. I had...

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Awning Makeover

I don’t know about y’all but over here at my house, we are in full spring cleaning mode! I’m so...

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Decor Beyond My Door

After many long winter months of getting the house ready to list ( maybe ) in the spring, suddenly...

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BARN QUILT BEAUTY

When we first contemplating building another barn at Hawk's Creek, I knew I wanted to have a barn...

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Front Door Makeover

I've been wanting to change up our front door for a while now but with everything else on my "want...

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Jazzed up Front Porch!

This is my boring, faded, badly in need of re-doing front porch...sad huh?