Category Archives: painting

After – bedroom furniture

In the last two months before we moved back into our house (after our house fire made us leave for nine months) I was frantically working on my daughters “new” bedroom furniture. She liked the idea of some Paris accents … Continue reading

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Before – bedroom furniture

I have been meaning to post this for quite awhile, but never got to it for a variety of reasons. I’d like to show you the power of paint to radically change the look of furniture. This February we’ll reach … Continue reading

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Garbage picking – before and afters

Anyone who lives around here (NJ) knows that garbage picking can be very exciting. ¬†Who hasn’t screeched on the brakes at the sight of a big pile of stuff at the end of a driveway? ¬†Especially if you see furniture … Continue reading

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