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1000+ ideas about Outdoors on Pinterest. 10 HOUSE REPAIR LIFE HACKS YOU SHOULD KNOW! Got Laundry Stains? We’ve Got Answers! Photo credit: bigstock.com Laundry isn’t a task most people enjoy, but what makes it even worse is trying to remove stains.

Got Laundry Stains? We’ve Got Answers!

This only makes an ugly task take even longer! There are plenty of “stain removers” on the market, that’s for sure, but almost all of them use bleach or other chemicals that aren’t good for your skin or clothes! Not to mention the perfume! They might smell good, but that pleasing scent comes from synthetic chemicals known to disrupt the endocrine system. We have put together a list of 10 of the most common, yet most stubborn, stains to remove and easy tricks that will help you get rid of them quickly and easily. 1. God Save The Pallet! Reclaimed Pallets Revamped. Used in the shipping industry, wood pallets are typically a low end commodity.

God Save The Pallet! Reclaimed Pallets Revamped

Usually, pallets will get reused a few times and then they will either be scrapped as trash or used as firewood. Most often made from inexpensive junk species of lumber (whatever is most widely available), wood pallets are the perfect candidate for upcycling. Two Ways to Create Custom Ceramic Tiles - Hello Brit - Living. We've been seeing custom tiles pop up all over the place. Whether you're looking to create a modular piece of wall art, a set of coasters, playful Instagram-ish magnets, or a creative kitchen backsplash, ceramic tiles are there for you.

So today, we're please to bring you custom tiles two ways: the DIY method and the online design-and-order method. First, the DIY method. Materials: - magazines, catalogs or print-outs of your choice - Mod Podge - Spray Shellac - Xacto knife Thumb through your latest pile of magazines and catalogs and pick out some images you like.

Cut out your image. How To Refinish Formica Cabinets + Unique Chalk Paint Recipe - Do-It-Yourself Fun Ideas. Hi All!

How To Refinish Formica Cabinets + Unique Chalk Paint Recipe - Do-It-Yourself Fun Ideas

I’m excited to share my latest DIY. I just finished (finally) refinishing an old formica cabinet at my parents house (that I had left hanging for a little while). First, I apologize for the quality of the before pictures. HOW TO REMOVE POPCORN CEILINGS IN 30 MINUTES. It all started with a great big hole in the ceiling caused by a drain line back up in the central air conditioning system.

HOW TO REMOVE POPCORN CEILINGS IN 30 MINUTES

Not a pretty sight. Luckily, the damage was covered by the AC warranty. So I didn’t have to roll up my sleeves for that one. But I still did write up a step by step tutorial on how to repair a hole in your ceiling drywall. I did hate the existing popcorn ceiling. How To Refinish Your Kitchen Counter Tops For Only $30! Umm, can you say impressive?!

How To Refinish Your Kitchen Counter Tops For Only $30!

This is quite an amazing refinish job. HOW TO MAKE A CONCRETE COUNTERTOP OR VANITY WITH INTEGRAL SINK - Do-It-Yourself Fun Ideas. Hi folks!

HOW TO MAKE A CONCRETE COUNTERTOP OR VANITY WITH INTEGRAL SINK - Do-It-Yourself Fun Ideas

I just finished my first big project of the year and I’m so excited to share the tutorial with you. How to Build Your Own Modern Plank Wall. Step 1: Prepare Wall for Planking Clear the wall and the space around it to prepare for planks.

How to Build Your Own Modern Plank Wall

Take off electrical covers and anything else that is adhered to the wall. Step 2: Mark the Studs Using a stud finder, mark where the studs are across the whole wall. Step 3: Measure the Wall and Plan the Plank Cuts Measure your wall and decide how to best fit your planks. At our local big box store, they sell 8 or 12-foot lengths. Kitchen Renovation Series: Installing a Tile Back Splash. The final major hurdle in our kitchen renovation was the tile back splash.

Kitchen Renovation Series: Installing a Tile Back Splash

Up to this point, I had been carrying the brunt of the kitchen reno workload, but for the tile, I was realllly happy that my husband took over most of the work… Mostly, because I don’t trust myself around a tile saw. ha! A cool pallet wood chair anyone can make in a couple of hours!Funky Junk Interiors. Part 1 – the reveal!

A cool pallet wood chair anyone can make in a couple of hours!Funky Junk Interiors

<— YOU ARE HERE Part 2 – how to build the chair <— click to visit HERE Tools to help get the job done! Disclosure / affiliate links applicable. Having LUNCH with an old window - and how to stencil on glassFunky Junk Interiors. Most often, I grab a plank of old wood in order to make an old sign.

Having LUNCH with an old window - and how to stencil on glassFunky Junk Interiors

But not today! I had these two old window frames in my stash, waiting to be loved in some exciting, new way. And I’m glad I held off. I think the LUNCH stencil suits either of these windows, in theme and design! Can you hear the noon whistle sound? The LUNCH stencil is a brand new addition to Funky Junk’s Old Sign Stencils lineup! DIY Vertical Garden Succulents Wall Hanging - The Homespun Hydrangea. Shiplap styled BAKERY kitchen signFunky Junk Interiors.

I dream of a farmhouse kitchen, filled with the Heavenly scent of fresh, homemade baking. It reminds me of my Grandma’s house. She made homemade bread nearly every single day. Best stuff ever. Pneumatic Addict : DIY Industrial Storage Cubbies. Our new house, like many houses, is full of stuff. Some good stuff, some junky stuff. Stuff that needs to find a home. Inspired by vintage metal locker systems I have seen, I decided to build a cubby storage system to hide all the crap we have laying around. The frame accommodates nine, standard 12" x 12" cubbies. Its pretty quick to build and can be put together with off-the-shelf lumber. Materials List: A Budget-Friendly Aqua Kitchen Makeover. Stick a fork in it, the kitchen is done and it's time for the big reveal! DIY Painted Particle Board Floor (Mmmm, Teal) If you follow me on Instagram, you might have caught a peek of a project that's been keeping me busy.

A local computer shop is moving from their current retail and tech space to a smaller spot in need of some TLC. It's downtown, with excellent parking (a rare combination!) , so things like missing baseboards and particle board floors were overlooked. At first I was a little intimidated by the amount of work to do, especially because the budget is miniscule and I'm being paid in tacos (that's not a euphemism for cash). But I'm always up for a DIY challenge! The former tenants had put down what looks like some kind of oriented strand board (or engineered wood particle board), which had become badly stained from water damage and general foot traffic.

Putting something cheap over the particle board, like a peel and stick tile or even click laminate, wasn't an option because it's not 100% level (it's an older building, which exacerbates the wonky installation). The floor turned out lovely. Make Shingles and Siding Out of Aluminum Cans (Beer Can Roof) Bamboo Designs - A Unique and Exotic Look. Here Are 30 Relatively Simple Things That Will Make Your Home Extremely Awesome.

If you want to make your home more efficient (and look better while you’re at it), you don’t necessarily have to break the bank. Sometimes, the simplest changes can make a world of difference. Take these 30 simple home improvement ideas, for example. You wouldn’t think that moving your outlets or adding an end table could change the flow and cool factor of your house, but it can. And if you follow these tips, it will!

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