Deciding to paint the upstairs of the Condo AND the ceilings has been one of the most work intensive projects and frustrating to date. I suppose getting it all done at once now seems worth it but the process took two weeks of total disarray. But now to the good part! The condo was originally… Read More The PAINTING IS DONE!
Last year I decided not to sell our condo…long story but decision made. Instead we decided to upgrade- put in 1. carpets and 2. new kitchen appliances and 3. granite counters. Now we are painting……as expert decor person would see ,I made the classic redo mistake and did everything backwards! And now the fun begins…… Read More HOME SWEEET HOME REDO CONT
You just never know….some times a disaster turns into something good. As you know, John has been making furniture for a few years, while most of our sales have been on ETSY , we have had our furniture in local shops. Our last experience did not bode well. We had a big blow up with… Read More THE BEFORE OR AFTER? WHAT DO YOU THINK?
Well I am finally going to do some updating in the living/sitting room. I have painted the feature wall “Elephant Ear” . I love the gray/beige -greige color ..it has a hint of blues and purples. I found it at Barrow and Fall in Ireland so tried to get it matched here in Ohio. Ben.… Read More PAINT COLORS- DO YOU STILL LIKE THE GRAY NEUTRAL?
Paper birch is a form of birch tree. I am from east-coast and remember woods full of the black and white birch tree stand I love. When we moved to our current house I bought a birch tree- they come in set or stands of three or more stems. Well this is a different birch… Read More PAPER BIRCH- EVER HEAR OF IT?