Faux Wood Paint Tutorial

I recently discovered a Faux Wood Paint Tutorial that looks good AND is easy! If you followed along during our DIY kitchen remodel, you saw me use this same technique on our plaster stove hood (see that tutorial here). I loved the result so much, that I decided to use […]

Favorite Paint Colors | BEHR® Color Clinic

This post has been sponsored by BEHR Paint.  All thoughts and opinions are my own. I love using paint to transform spaces and pieces, so I am thrilled to be partnering with BEHR.  Today I am sharing my favorite paint colors, a few DIY paint projects and the details for an […]

Navy Bathroom Makeover

This post has been sponsored by BEHR®.  All thoughts and opinions are my own. It is amazing how paint can transform a space!  See how my navy walls instantly (and inexpensively) updated our bathroom. When we first moved into our home, I was loving all things neutral.  I added a paneled […]

Faux Wood Painting Technique

I asked several of my blog friends for ideas on the best faux wood painting technique.  My friend Lauren of Bless’er House is the one who told me how to create this wood look with paint. For our kitchen remodel, I really wanted to paint our plaster hood to resemble our […]

Painting Tile Floors

I’ve painted a lot of things, but I haven’t attempted painting tile floors…until now! Our laundry room also serves as my crafting/DIY room, so it sees a lot of wear and tear (and lots and lots of paint).  There was already paint everywhere, so I figured adding a little more […]

Chalk Paint can be used in a Paint Sprayer!

I don’t know where I’ve been, but I just discovered that you can put chalk-type paint in a paint sprayer! I’ve been a fan of chalk-type paint for years, and I’ve used Amy Howard’s version (One Step Paint) successfully on many different projects (like this bench, my kitchen cabinets, and […]

Painting a Piano | Tutorial

Painting a Piano Tutorial I recently gave our family room a makeover (you can see all the details on that makeover HERE). After that makeover was completed, I realized our yellow painted piano didn’t really work in the newly design space. It was previously painted with milk paint and chalk […]

Why I Repainted my Chalk Painted Cabinets

Are you considering chalk painting your cabinets?  If so, keep reading so you don’t make the mistake I made… A little over two years ago, I painted our kitchen cabinets with chalk paint.  This is what they looked like before (the first time I painted them): And here is a […]

Painting Cabinets with One Step Chalk-Type Paint

I recently share my laundry room makeover (to see more, click here). My laundry room lacks natural light, and I painted the cabinets to brighten the space. Here’s the before: And the after: To paint my cabinets, I used a chalk-type paint from Amy Howard at Home.  I love this paint […]

Painting Furniture Tutorial Series

I’m celebrating the release of my new eBook with a Painting Furniture Tutorial Series!  I won’t go as in depth as I do in my book, but I will provide you with the basic steps to painting a piece using different paint types. I am providing tutorials for five different types […]