How to Stain UGLY Oak Wood Darker {easily}

May 31st, 2013
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My father in law is going to give me the HARDEST time for this post. He LOVES oak. He loves it so much. He should marry it. I have had at least 25 conversations with him about the “precious” oak in his home. Listen, it’s not my house, so whether or not they change it is their choice, not mine. But, my MIL {who I introduced you to HERE} keeps asking my opinion about how to update their home. I tell her what I would do and … [Read more...]

How to paint your kitchen cabinets {professionally}

Aug 23rd, 2012
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I promised it wouldn’t be long before the tutorial was ready on how to paint your kitchen cabinets. I have worked hard to include all the information that you will need to do a professional job, so beware, this post is going to be LOOOOONG. It’s ok, when it’s time that you need the instructions, you will be glad. I will first talk about the prep work, the list of supplies you will need, and finally the techniques you … [Read more...]