Our floors are done!
We rolled on our second and third coats of floor paint this weekend, and we. are. done! Here’s how they look now: So shiny! It’s hard to believe they used to look like this: We’ve…
Ikea Kitchen Cabinets - Transitional - kitchen - Haute Indoor Couture
White and grey kitchen features Ikea cabinets paired with white marble countertop and white glossy beadboard backsplash.
Best in Show
"When we first decided to participate in the annual Holiday House showhouse in NYC we got a tour of the whole residence. The awesome floors Dean Barger hand-painted for Eric Cohler a couple of years back are still there."
An Ultra-Luxurious $50 Million Canadian Home That’s Anything But Rustic
Designer Ferris Rafauli creates a sleek, sophisticated refuge filled with custom details outside Toronto
Paint For Wood Floors In The Flip House
If you want to paint a wood floor, this post will show you some different color options and the paint for wood floors we used and loved!
Before and After: This Bold $100 Floor Redo Will Stop You in Your Tracks
People who purchase very old homes often dream about ripping up stained carpet to discover stunning original wood floors. Sadie, who lives with her husband, David, and their two children, had that dream. “Our home was built in 1880,” explains Sadie, who designs and runs the blog Clover Lane with her sibling Cassie. “It is full of character, just like you’d expect from an old home, and that is why we bought it.
Removing Black Stains in Wood Furniture With Oxalic Acid
Removing Black Stains in Wood Furniture With Oxalic Acid: Iron oxide stains in wood are usually dark spots caused by prolonged exposure to water and / or metal. The iron oxide reacts with the tannins in the wood and stains it black. Wood can intentionally be stained black in the same way, and that's called…
Painted Parquet Floor Part 2
My floors are finished and I couldn't love them more! Sometimes, I have a picture of what I want a project to look like in my head, but it doesn't always turn out how I imagined it. But, in this case I am happy to say that it looks just like I imagined! I am so happy to be rid of the orange parquet floors! If you missed Part 1, go check it out here. All the prep work is explained in that post. For painting the floor, you want to use an oil based paint or a porch and floor paint. It was…