Furniture

Double-Wide Dresser Redo

Double-Wide Dresser Redo

Hold on folks, this is one long post, but I promise it’ll be worth it!

From Chairs to A Bench

From Chairs to A Bench

Last year I purchased a dark walnut dining room set in the hopes that I could refinish it and make it work for our family. It moved to the bottom of my To Do List while I worked on other projects. I finally realized the […]

Settee – DeUpholstering & Reinforcing

Settee – DeUpholstering & Reinforcing

Last summer I went to my neighbor’s garage sale and picked up a cute little settee for $20.   She told me her mom gave it to her and it was an antique but she didn’t have a place for it. Having been in her […]

How To Fix Veneer

How To Fix Veneer

Has this ever happened to you? You’re out garage sale-ing one day, and  you stumble upon a piece of furniture that you love. Perhaps something like this dresser:  I showed you this dresser before. You can read about my fabulous finds here and see how […]

Refinished Embossed Dresser

Refinished Embossed Dresser

 You may wonder how long it takes me to do a project.  Sometimes, it takes me a really, Really long time.  Case in point: Maybe you missed me sharing with you how I acquired this dresser. You can read about it here. The dresser sat […]

Buffet Lookin’ Fine

Buffet Lookin’ Fine

I love to scour Craigslist for deals. For a long time, I was missing key pieces of furniture, like a dining room table, living room sofa and other things. By watching Craigslist, I was able to find some pieces I liked in a price range […]

When The Estate Sale Gods Smile

When The Estate Sale Gods Smile

A few weeks ago, I was coming home from working out. Around these parts, Garage and Estate sales start on Thursday and it was an early Thursday morning. I was talking to my BFF at the time and was just telling her how I was […]

Table Rescue 101

Table Rescue 101

I was driving to pick Hubs up from work a few weeks ago   (we only have 1 car at the moment) and I saw a little table in a pile of stuff in front of a house.

Fish Tank Stand Table

Fish Tank Stand Table

Several years ago, back when my kids were all living at home and we were dumb enough to do a paper route, I came upon a little fish tank stand that one of our customers was throwing out.