Painting the Inside of My Front Door BLACK!!!

Painting the Inside of My Front Door BLACK!!!

Painting the Inside of My Front Door BLACK!!! One of the current trends right now which I think is so much fun is painting the inside of your front door.  Why does it have to be boring white? Who made that rule any-ways.  I have been secretly wanting to paint the door black for quite awhile.  When I redecorated the front hallway I thought now is my chance….finally. So when Mr. Add Value left the…

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How to paint with metallic paint

How to paint with metallic paint

How to paint with metallic paint Accent walls are very vogue right now.  With all these gray walls, we somehow need a punch of color in our room so that we don’t go stir crazy.  What better way then to create a wall that will make the room stand out. I’ve always wanted to try painting with metallic paint but was a little apprehensive.  It seems a bit daunting but I recently did a room…

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Painting Concrete Steps for $5 – A Great Budget Makeover

Painting Concrete Steps for $5 – A Great Budget Makeover

Painting Concrete Steps for $5  A Great Idea for a Budget Makeover This post is from crafters.org    When we moved into this house, there was indoor/outdoor carpet covering the front steps. It was nasty, worn, and drooping with holes along the front edges. I couldn’t take it!!! One sunny day, I ripped the carpet off, cleaned it well, and set to work. Here’s what it looked like step-by-step: I cleaned it up, then cut…

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How Can I Make My Fireplace Pop?

How Can I Make My Fireplace Pop?

How Can I Make My Fireplace Pop? My builder installed fireplace is so boring! My brick fireplace is dated.  What can I do to make it stunning ? These are questions I get asked frequently.  The fireplace is a focal point in any room. It’s what people see when they walk into the room. You want it to make a powerful impact. Whether you have a builder type of fireplace or inherited an old brick fireplace…

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Top 10 Interior Design Trends for 2015

Top 10 Interior Design Trends for 2015

Top 10 Interior Design Trends for 2015 Just like the fashion industry where fashion trends come and go, the interior design industry also experiences trends that come and go. The trends for 2015 (in no particular order) are: 1. Big sectional sofas in living rooms. Long gone are the days where the living rooms were very formal and only used for Sunday company.  Homeowners want more use out of this room and are putting in…

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