Refinishing and updating a piece of furniture from the 1970’s
Mar09

Refinishing and updating a piece of furniture from the 1970’s

Refinishing China Hutch Posted on August 8, 2014 I had decided to refinish this old hutch from the 70’s that had belonged to my husbands grandmother. His mother kept in her house as long as we can remember, so we didn’t want to get rid of it, but it had this orange color to the finish that ws not appealing.  I have refinished some furniture before,  like our kitchen table, bathroom cabinets, and some other pieces. I had gotten...

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Removing Carpet from Stairs: A Farmhouse DIY project.
Mar05

Removing Carpet from Stairs: A Farmhouse DIY project.

Stairs Remodeling Posted on July 15, 2016 I HATE THIS CARPET! After living with the carpet on these stairs for almost a year, I was desperate to rip it off. Especially because our black dog loved to lay on that top step while waiting for her family to come home. That step became impossible to clean! Yuck! One day I just decided to rip the carpet off and  deal with whatever was underneath. To my pleasant surprise and probably because...

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Our Farmhouse Project
Feb21

Our Farmhouse Project

(Originally Posted December of 2016) We moved. Yes, we moved in August to a lovely little town 10 minutes from Bentonville and Rogers where we were able to purchase a little farmhouse on an acre with a large shop for a great price. That house needs a little TLC and so begins my NEW series of posts on remodeling. The first week we moved in to the house we had the entire foundation re-built so the house is completely level and there are...

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