Using gel stain over paint: A detailed guide
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Using gel stain over paint: A detailed guide

Gel stain is a unique stain that can revitalize your old wood furniture or cabinets. It creates a rich and even tone, similar to paint, as gel stain sits on top of the surface. There’s a common misconception that you can’t use gel stain over finished paint. But that’s not exactly the case. As long…

Whitewash Brick: The Pros and Cons of painted brick plus the easiest techniques
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Whitewash Brick: The Pros and Cons of painted brick plus the easiest techniques

Brick decor can be a lovely and natural way to show off your style! With its old-fashioned but timeless presentation, brick can bring a touch of history to your living space. Although, sometimes brick can seem dated and in need of a facelift. Here I’ll be sharing all you need to know about whitewash brick surfaces,…

The best white trim paint for doors, windows, and baseboards
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The best white trim paint for doors, windows, and baseboards

With so many shades of white, it can be challenging choosing which is the best white color for trim paint. In this post I will be answering some frequently asked trim paint questions. For instance, “should my trim paint be lighter or darker than my walls” and “should my doors and baseboards match my trim paint”….

The ultimate guide to retrofit a corner sink cabinet for a farmers sink
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The ultimate guide to retrofit a corner sink cabinet for a farmers sink

As a farmhouse sink enthusiast, I’ve dreamed of beautiful farmhouse sinks! I was excited when my contractor told me we could retrofit our corner sink cabinet for a farmer’s sink. Installing a corner sink can seem daunting, but with the right planning and forethought, you can have a corner kitchen sink that you absolutely love….

12 Classic Stair Runner Ideas and Where to Buy Them
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12 Classic Stair Runner Ideas and Where to Buy Them

Adding a classic stair runner is the perfect way to add a beautiful focal point to your interior design. Here, I’ll give you classic stair runner ideas and my favorite places to buy them! Why add a stair runner to your staircase? Stair runners are a hidden gem in home decor. And while there are…

How to make chalk paint: Three of my favorite no-fail recipes!
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How to make chalk paint: Three of my favorite no-fail recipes!

Chalk paint is the perfect way to add some personality to any piece of furniture in your home! Today, I’m going to share how to make your own chalk paint. I’m also going to talk about three different ways to make chalk paint with three totally different key ingredients. So if you’re looking for an easy…