Rehab Diary: How to Paint Furniture Like an Expert

Step 1: Get Your Inner Zen On/Chill Out Sure, when deadlines loom, I’ve been known to slap on a quick coat of photo-worthy paint. The results never bear close inspection. The key to a smooth, durable paint job is to slow down. So download those TED talks you’ve been meaning to listen to, or the audio-book version of War […]

OVERWHELMED BY HOUSE RENOVATION? GET SURVIVAL TIPS!

It’s exciting to imagine the end result of a home remodeling project, envisioning a fabulous new bathroom, lovely new floors, or a gleaming, modern kitchen. Getting to the end, however, can take some patience, savvy and planning. Depending upon the project, you may have to deal with everything from workmen arriving at the break of […]