I still remember my first apartment that I shared with my husband. It was small but...
If you’re renting your home or apartment, you know all too well the limitations to decorating...
When it comes to finishing off your latest furniture project you probably already know that you...
I’m pretty excited to share this one with you today. This is Mr. Tester’s first refinish...
A co-worker at my job had this old beat up table that she wanted to get...
The Ultimate Furniture Painting Glossary
While you are learning about how to paint furniture, having a resource at your fingertips that can quickly provide you with an explanation of basic terms can be very...
- December 16, 2014
Vintage to Modern Painted Nightstand Makeover
A few weeks ago, I picked up a really cool vintage coffee table and two end tables super cheap. If you were a kid in the 80’s like I...
- November 4, 2014
Hand-Me-Down Armoire to Entertainment Center Painted Furniture Makeover
I’ve had a huge solid wood armoire for quite some time. In fact, it was given to me by my mother several years before she passed away. It has...
- October 8, 2014
Vintage Coffee Table Makeover
I know it’s been awhile since I’ve shared any new projects, but trust me that doesn’t mean I haven’t been doing any. The truth is, we just moved into...
- October 3, 2014
Modern Masters Metallic Paint Review
I recently completed a nightstand makeover that I did using the Modern Masters Warm Silver Metallic paint so I thought I would go ahead and give you guys a...
- May 9, 2014
Chalk Painted Furniture Waxing Basics
When it comes to finishing off your latest furniture project you probably already know that you need to protect it with a final layer of your favorite coating. There...
- May 8, 2014
Metallic Warm Silver with Black Glaze Furniture Finish
I’m pretty excited to share this one with you today. This is Mr. Tester’s first refinish and doesn’t he look handsome?! As you may recall, I am starting a...
- May 7, 2014
How to French Shabby Chic furniture for a Living – A Course Review
Even though I don’t really refinish furniture for a business, I get asked a lot by people who see what I’ve done how to possibly turn their hobby into...
- May 6, 2014
Minwax Regular Finishing Wax Review
I use furniture wax a lot. I mean a lot! Every piece of chalk painted furniture gets a good wax. Not long ago, I did a review of the...
- May 3, 2014
Refinishing A Dining Room Table with Paint and Wood Stain
A co-worker at my job had this old beat up table that she wanted to get rid of quickly to get it out of her house. It was her...
- April 30, 2014