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Jan 25

Make Your Old Counter Top Look Like New Granite For Around 20 Dollars

If you kitchen counters are old and outdated but you don’t want to spend the money to replace them this one is for you. This is a nice tutorial on painting your old counters with acrylic paint to make them look like brand new granite counter tops. Pretty Lil Posies did their counter tops this …

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Jan 23

How To Make A Gorgeous Entryway Bench From An Old Broken Dresser

Make this gorgeous bench for your entry or mudroom out of an old broken down dresser. I love re-purposing projects that turn out this well. An old dresser, an old mirror and some plywood and some time and effort and you can have a one of a kind unique piece of furniture that would have …

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Jan 22

Add A Heated Floor To Your Bathroom

Here is a great tutorial on adding a heated floor in a bathroom. Since the heating will be under the tile this is a project to consider when you will be adding a new bathroom or redoing the floor in your existing bathroom. Imagine how wonderful it would be to step out of the shower …

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Jan 20

How To Use An Old Satellite Dish To Get WiFi And Cell Phone Signals When you Have No Signal

If you are in a location where your cell phone can’t find a signal or you can’t get a WiFi signal this tutorial on re-purposing and old satellite dish to capture those signals may help. While trying to capture WiFi signals would require that someone in your area have WiFi and not be password protected …

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Jan 14

Transform Your Stairs With Brown Paper Bags

        Has the carpet on your stairway gotten a bit shabby or  is the stairway just in need of some tlc? Check out this inexpensive way to transform them and give them a stunning look. Almost looks like cork but definitely like some kind of wood. Very beautiful and its all done with brown paper. …

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Jan 01

How To Make Your Furniture Hardware Look New Again

If you have some nice vintage or antique furniture that the hardware has tarnished or turned dark with age check out this article and make it look new again. A lot of folks like to find old furniture and redo it but the hardware is almost always darkened from time. Some will just clean it …

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