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Painted Brick House Makeover

Last year my family packed up our stuff, left the busy subdivision we lived in and moved to the...

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Painted Concrete Porch With a Stone Stencil

I pressure washed my porch many times but could not get all the stains out/off, so I decided to...

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Easy Painted Concrete Rug

This is an easy tutorial that leaves you with a beautifully painted patio you'll enjoy for years to...

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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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How to Spray Paint the Front Door!

I found it easier to tape off and spray paint my front door since it had raised panel and windows. ...

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Our Pre-Reno Renovation

In my previous post "A New Exterior on an Old House", I was asked a few times how I chose the...

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How to Stencil an Outdoor Rug

When your front porch needs a little love and you want a rug that is a little more unique and shows...

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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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An Old Screen Door Made New Again for Our Deck!

I’m starting to (finally!!!) hack away at a few of the non-essential updates that still need to be...

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Tips to Paint Your Front Door a Pretty Color

Your front door says a lot about you and your style. Plus, it's the first thing that guests see then...

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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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Faux Brick Walkway

I saw article this in one of my Dad's Handyman Magazine Issues many years ago, tore it out, saved it...

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A DIY Turquoise Front Door

Remember back in this post when I lamented over our front door color? I wasn't sure what to choose...

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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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How To Paint A Diamond Rug With No Math Needed

In the fall of 2011, I painted a rug directly onto my front porch. And it was fabulous. For the...

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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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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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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 Painting Tips

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

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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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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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How to Boost Your Curb Appeal on a Budget!

Our house was a basic ranch style home that looked a lot like all the other ones in the...