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patch a small hole left by a picture from nail with spackle

How to Patch a Hole in the Wall

Patch a hole in your drywall or plaster wall with these easy steps. Repair any hole of any size with the right equipment and make your wall look like new. Pa...
How to refinish a bookshelf or any wood furniture with latex paint | furniture makeover | refinishing | painting a bookcase

Refinishing a Wood Bookcase

Learn how to refinish any piece of wood furniture, like this bookshelf, with simple latex paint. Give new life to old wood in any color paint. My uncle ...
Learn the 5 simple steps to give your room a design makeover | interior design | french country decor

A Design Makeover

Five steps to the perfect interior design makeover. Learn how to give your home a charming and finished look, in the style that best fits you. For today'...
Use craft inks to create the deathly hallows design on any tshirt, or learn how to make your own design. Free printable pattern of the Harry Potter designs.

Deathly Hallows Shirt

Use craft inks to make a deathly hallows t-shirt or design your own customized t-shirt. Remember in my post about the Personalized Water Bottle Holders, I sa...
A Nerf dart costume made into a steampunk blaster. Perfect for any steampunk costume.

Nerf Steampunk Gun

Turn a plastic Nerf dart gun into a steampunk blaster. It’s easy to make a steampunk gun with just a little paints and some details. For my birthday this y...
How to restore an old or neglected wood deck

Reclaiming a Worn Out Deck

A wood deck that has seen better days can still be restored to a beautiful and functional space.  With some hard work and the right supplies, you can make it u...
Updated spice rack

DIY Spice Rack Update

With a little paint, I updated my mix-matched, thrift store spice rack and added color and interest to a wall in my kitchen. I little while ago, I read on Up...
Children's Pointillism Painting | SimplePracticalBeautiful.com

Pointillism with Jane

This month, I have been organizing our elementary school’s annual PTA Reflections Program, where students submit artwork to be judged at the local, state, and...
using a rag to apply Rub n Buff to a curtain rod

Painting Curtain Hardware

Updating a curtain hardware: from cheap aluminum to custom-finished antique gold. Refinishing a curtain hardware with Rub n Buff My curtain hardware came fro...