How to Paint Furniture | Just a Girl Blog
**Please see the updated post on how to paint furniture. The paint I mention is no longer available, and you can find the replacement for that here. Here we go. Start out with a piece of furniture covered in years of build-up. I bought this TSP degreaser, and it worked like. a. charm. It was $6.00 at …
Photo Blocks using Rit Dye
This giveaway is closed and the winner has been notified... Thanks so much! Hey guys! I was recently asked to review Rit's line of liquid dyes. I have used Rit on several projects before,
Stripping Wood Furniture - How to remove the old finish
How to finish, refinish, and restore wood furniture, antiques, cabinetry, and woodwork. Tips and techniques to achieve beautiful results. Helpful experts answer your questions!
26 Tips and Tricks To Simplify Life
I have been collecting all kinds of clever tips to make life just a little bit more simple. Here are some of my favs! 1. Cord organization tips. I am SO
10 Painting Tips & Tricks You Never Knew
After painting most of our 1970's fixer upper by myself, I've learned a few things about paint these past few years. So, I thought it might be useful to share some of my favorite painting tips with you. These are my top 10 paint secrets that will save you time, money, and just make any paint job a whole lot easier. Enjoy! #1. For easy cleanup use tinfoil on your paint tray. I went through about 20 paint trays before I ever figured this trick out. The next time you need you paint something…
How to Bend Wood
Kerfs are grooves in a piece of wood cut by a saw. Kerfing involves bending a piece of wood by making equally spaced cuts.
Project Basement Makeover - The Best way to Paint Baseboards - The House of Smiths
Alright, now that we’ve got our home buying history and the story of our basement all explained… Come on, you can’t say “nitty-gritty” without thinking about and saying it like Ignacio (aka: Nachooooo!) Last week was sort of a bust… literally. I was trying to whip up some healthy wheat, zucchini muffins for me and…
7 Easy Ways To Repair Damaged Wood Furniture - Painted Furniture Ideas
Here are a few ways you can repair damaged wood furniture, without having to fully refinish it or redo the entire surface of the piece.