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How To Paint Furniture

<i>Learn how to paint furniture with this detailed tutorial, which includes great tips for getting a smooth finish! Update your old furniture by</i> …

Woodworking

Repurposed Dresser Bench

Repurposed Dresser Bench<p>Did you see yesterday’s Recent Finds post? Let’s see if you guessed right? I bought this dresser ($20) and two pieces of the …

Adding Moldings to your Kitchen Cabinets

With the big problems being taken care of, it was time to put on some beauty! That’s my word for moldings: Beauty.<p>I began working at the bottom of …

How To Make Ugly Cabinets Look Great!

Kitchen Island Update

This is how it looks now:<p>And this is the before:<p>It was a pretty small island: a 24" x 42" builders grade base cabinet. My first problem how to place …

From Browse To Buy: How to Make Social Media Shoppable

Brands are intent on growing their presence on social media. By posting regularly and engaging with customers online, they increase customer loyalty …

One Weekend Bathroom Remodel

Get a new look without busting the budget<p>You don’t have to spend thousands of dollars and put up with weeks of construction mess to transform your …

Why You Need to Start Caulking + Tips

Hello Remodelaholic readers! Colleen here from Lemon Thistle, home to DIY, home decor, printables, and parties. I’m so excited to be back with you …

Tips + Tricks for Painting Oak Cabinets - Evolution of Style

My most popular post, by far, has been “How to Paint Your Cabinets Like a Professional.” As a result, I have gotten a lot of questions, specifically, …

A tale of two lofts - Stephan Jaklitsch

I am loving this loft in New York City’s Gramercy Park area by Stephan Jaklitsch. It has such a great balance of modern and mid century modern. The …

Mid-Century modern

Framing Around Ductwork When Finishing the Basement

Framing around the ductwork in my basement had me completely and totally stumped. <b>The key to wall framing for your basement is visualization.</b> If you …

Pro Secrets for Painting Kitchen Cabinets

Professional painter John Dee shows how to give dark cupboards the glossy, smooth look of factory-finish cabinets without having to order new doors

See what this kitchen looks like after an $800 DIY makeover

Here's how a mother of three transformed her kitchen with a tight budget and DIY skills.<p>Erica Hebel has the ultimate goal to move her family to the country for a simpler life. So, along with husband Tyler and three kids, she’s making over her house with the goal to sell it when they’re ready. One …

How to Finish a Basement Wall

Expert advice for a warm, dry and inviting basement<p>Finishing a portion of a basement is an inexpensive way to gain valuable space for a family room, …

The Only 5 Exercises You'll Ever Need

If you're the type spending hours at the gym—chest fly, back row, biceps curl, repeat—it's time to reconsider your routine. Find out how to get …

The Essential 8: Exercises That Will Get You Ripped

Resistance training is more important and far more effective than cardio for fat loss, and is an essential part of your training program. There are …

Meet Wish, the $3 Billion App That Could Be the Next Walmart

“We think we’re going to be the second or third trillion-dollar-a-year marketplace,” Wish's CEO says.<p>As the words poured out of Peter Szulczewski’s mouth, I thought <i>he must be pulling my leg</i>.<p>“We think we’re going to be the second or third trillion-dollar-a-year marketplace,” Szulczewski, the CEO of …

How to Lose 20 Pounds in 2 Weeks Safely

It's possible to lose weight in two weeks -- cutting bloat, fat and water weight -- without using a juice fast or starvation diet. The key to this …

Framing a Mirror without Miter Cuts!

There are a ton of tutorials out there on how to frame a plate glass bathroom mirror using trim molding mitered on the corners, but I'm not fond of …

4 Web Apps That Dominate Market Share With Simplified Designs

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>When it comes to best-in-class user experience design for web apps, one principle that reigns supreme is -- “keep it simple, stupid,” or KISS for short. Ignoring the slur with which it closes, this rule is at least as important as …

Apps

The Best Carpentry Tips and Advice

We asked carpentry pros who have spent years pounding thousands of nails to pass along some of the best of what they've learned on the job …

HOW TO COAT CORNERBEAD ON DRYWALL

<b>HOW TO COAT CORNER BEAD PAGE 1 OF 2</b><p><b>Professional Coating Techniques</b><p><b>For the 1st coat you will need a 10 inch knife. When you're ready for the 2nd coat,</b> …

Workshop Assembly Table

how to paint kitchen cabinets

Goodness gracious this is going to be long, so let’s go!<p>Set your time you’re going to do it. There will never be a perfect time with nothing going …

How to remove wood grain

This week, I am breaking down how I painted some kitchen cabinets for my craft room. But before we get to painting the cabinets, I am starting off by …

How To Paint Oak Cabinets - Tips For Filling In Oak Grain

<i>Learn how to paint oak cabinets with this detailed tutorial that includes tips and tricks for filling in the oak grain for a super smooth finish!</i><p>Be …

Woodworking

$120 Kitchen Cabinet Makeover

Hello world! Last week I shared with you our DIY kitchen makeover that we did on the cheap that ultimately saved us thousands of $$ from replacing …

Building in a Fridge With Cabinet on top

OK, whew!! Lots of photos to share today to show you how I completed the next step in the kitchen renovation. Well, almost completed…close enough for …