Ikea Tarva Night Stand Hack

An Ikea Tarva Night Stand gets a custom update in this DIY furniture hack. With a little paint, stain, tape and a change of hardware you can transform Ikea Furniture. Follow along to learn how to give Ikea furniture a modern, custom look. You’ve probably heard of Ikea hacks by now. They are ways to customize Ikea furniture to make … Read More

How to Blend Chalk Paint Like a Pro | Dresser Makeover

blend chalk paint on a dresser

A old wooden French Provincial dresser gets a makeover using Dixie Belle Mineral Chalk Paint and Minwax Stain. Learn how to blend chalk paint on a dresser and how to refinish a dresser top. After painting its sister dresser white, I was ready for some color. I decided to pick a blend of two blue chalk paints. If you’ve been … Read More

10 Products You Need to Start Refinishing Furniture

Product recommendations to get you started refinishing furniture. Overwhelmed with all your options? This is everything you need to get your first furniture makeover completed. When I started refinishing furniture, I probably blew through 500 bucks just buying random products. Does wax go over the sealer? How many primers do I need? I wasted time and money on products I … Read More

How to Gel Stain Laminate Furniture (Yes you can)!

A laminate MCM night stand gets a two tone makeover using gel stain and paint. Learn how to up your refinishing game by “staining” fake wood furniture. To watch the video tutorial click here. For someone who flips furniture for profit – I have a confession. I’d been using a box for a night stand since we moved. I know, … Read More

How to Paint Furniture White

A beginners tutorial on how to paint furniture white. Learn tips and tricks on painting furniture white the right way. White furniture is all the rage right now, and I don’t see it going anywhere any time soon. It brightens up a room and matches pretty much any decor. Looking for a farmhouse color for that dresser? Paint it white! … Read More

How to Prep Wood Furniture to Paint

How to prep furniture

The first step to a great paint job, is learning how to prep your wood furniture. This article teaches you step by step what is necessary, and what you can skip when you prep your wood furniture for paint. It’s not the most fun step. It’s not why you got into the furniture redo game. But it is a step … Read More

Easy DIY Rope and Bucket Pendant Light for only $10!

A tin and rope pendant light comes together in 30 minutes with supplies from the dollar tree and Ikea. Update your lighting with this budget lighting option. This is an easy DIY project that anyone can try! I’m so thrilled to share with you this budget friendly pendant light you can make in 30 minutes for only $10! When I … Read More