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Choosing The Right Paint Sprayer For You

I recently celebrated (well…had. I wasn’t overly excited for it) my 29th birthday and my husband got me one of my favorite gifts… a Home Depot gift card. I had been talking about getting a paint sprayer for a year so I could take my projects to the next level. Since I am very particular… Continue reading Choosing The Right Paint Sprayer For You

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Researching and Comparing Paint Sprayers

The entire time I was researching different paint sprayers and what each brought to the table I was set on a HVLP.  I started looking for a good brand and model. Researching them I realized how annoying thinning paint would be.  It’d be a huge hassle, messy and time-consuming to have to thin the paint every time… Continue reading Researching and Comparing Paint Sprayers

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Trial and Error On One Of My First Refinishing Projects

This is the second piece of furniture I refinished. Unfortunately in my excitement to get started and finish it, so I could prove to people that it wasn’t a piece of junk, I didn’t take any “before” pictures. My husband (then boyfriend) bought it from Craigslist in Rochester, NY. It was only supposed to be… Continue reading Trial and Error On One Of My First Refinishing Projects

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$25 Treasure From GoodWill

I fell in love with this Magnavox Astro Sonic Turntable the moment I saw it and the best part… it was on sale from $50 to $25! I had been searching second-hand shops for a buffet for my dining room and I knew this would work perfectly. Like usual I got the standard, “What are you going to do with that piece of shit?” and like usual I said, “I’m going to make it a masterpiece.”