Have I mentioned I’m a sucker for cedar chests!?


Well, well, well, what have we here???  Yup, another trunk.  What can I say, I’m a sucker for them, especially this Lane with the original key.  I bought this guy about 8 months ago.  I fell in love with the front and of course, the magnificent smell of the interior.  It smelled soooo good, probably […]

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Junky to Funky Trunk! and a Review of Old Town Paint


I got this little Sears & Roebuck trunk a while ago and had intended on doing it over for my youngest son.  I envisioned something simple and classic looking.  After some reevaluation, the regretable truth was, he really didnt need a trunk.  His closet is pretty big and he has plenty of drawer space, so to add a […]

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Pecan Grove Grand Lobby Mirror Refinish


We finished the mirror project for the grand lobby at Pecan Grove Luxury Apartments!  Prior to our on site consultation, we were given a photo and some details about what the owners vision was. We met for our consultation, and to say that we were taken aback with the sheer size of these mirrors is […]

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Thrift Find Thursday: Refinished Coffee Table


This cool Craigslist find started out looking like this… It had such good bones, but had been well loved. Dents and dings galore and even some marker on the underside had it screaming for some much needed attention. I bought it over 9 months ago for my own home. It had a very short life […]

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How To: Eliminate Paint Bleeds


If you’ve ever spent time taping off walls, a ceiling or a piece of furniture you MUST take a look at this time saving tutorial that will help eliminate those annoying, often inevitble paint bleeds. If you’re anything like me, you tape, level, re-tape and give multiple firm passes on the edge to make sure […]

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