Today we are celebrating Salvation Army Day! On March 10, 1880, Salvation Army founder General William Booth, sent the first official group to the United States. One of their biggest money makers…
15 Ways to Repurpose Items You Already Have for Organizing | Money Saving Mom®
Guest post from Heidi of OperationOrganization-MN.com Do you want to have a more organized home or workspace but feel limited in your pursuits due to lack of funds to purchase supplies? Below, you will find a list of some of my favorite organizing solutions using common household items as well as some innovative ideas using re-purposed containers you are probably bringing into your home on a regular basis.
Stainless Steel Look Furniture ~ How To
Here it is. Remember the "stainless steel look" desk I did some time ago? I've finally found the time to put together a "how to". To those of you who asked me to do this tutorial a long time ago...sorry it took so long, but better later than never... right? Here was the desk So here is the deal-e-yo. You need to go to Lowe's and pick up some Aluminum Flashing. It's in the roofing aisle. It looks like this. You're also going to need some sheet metal type scissors. These are the ones I use…
Half-Table Console Don't disregard an old table because it's missing a leg or appears to be a bit banged up -- half of it can have a second life ahead as a graceful console. The best candidate for this project will be a table that's already split in the middle to accommodate a leaf. How to Make the Half-Table Console
DIY Inspiration: Stacked Table Shelving
Lately we’ve been seeing a lot of shelving designs that give the look of (or are!) multiple tables split apart, painted and repurposed into shelves and desks. We love the quirky look of these brightly-colored shelving units.If you’re not up for the do-it-yourself project but like the look of these tables made into shelves, check out Umbra’s Biblioteca Bookshelf shown in images 4 and 5.Pictured above:1. A brightly colored shelving unit from Camilla at Home . 2 – 3.
15+ Quick and Easy Kitchen Updates You Can Accomplish This Weekend
The kitchen may be the hardest-working room in the house, so it runs the risk of looking overworked. Give your kitchen fresh appeal with these quick and easy updates, including solutions for your windows, floor, pantry, and more!