Simple DIY Doesn’t Happen!

My husband and I are DIY-ers.  It all started from necessity.  In the first year of our marriage we built a house and due to circumstances beyond our control had to do most of the finish work.  When I tell you that I learned how to finish wire electrical with a Time Life book in…

Upcycled Toy Box

I love upcycling things I already have to use for something else.  This little toy box is doing double duty at our house.  It still is going to be holding all the grand children’s toys AND will be our coffee table too.  The canvas like outdoor fabric I purchased at JoAnn’s for 50% off and…

Stripping Wallpaper

Stripping wall paper is not generally a very hard task however then again sometimes it is.  These are pictures of what is now our spare bedroom.  I am attempting to strip the wall paper in order to paint it and furnish it.  I had read that you could use fabric softener to do this and…