Magnetic Paint How To

I have been testing different magnetic paints to find what products, or combinations of products, work the best for different applications, and I’d like to share some tips. Magnetic paint is essentially iron filings in a paint primer and it’s been around for a long time. The idea behind it is that you can use…

The 70’s called…

This was one of my favorite design challenges that involved a platform covering half the bedroom space, a bathroom vanity area open to the bedroom, and some wall to wall mirrors that had to go! The home owner didn’t want the added expense of removing the platform/riser and reworking the floors, so we incorporated it…

HOMEWORK DESK

Here’s another great use for some closet space under the stairs. We stole a couple of feet from this under-the-stairs closet to add a multi-use desk area. It is open to the living room so kids can safely browse the internet or play their games under the loving, and watchful eyes of mom and dad.…

KIDS CUBBY

Here is a cool idea for making better use of a closet under the stairs. We closed up the old closet door and opened the wall to the living room. It’s the perfect play area for the youngest member of this family, and with the addition of a sliding barn door, all his toys and…

Welcome

Hi there and welcome to my blog… I am new at this so please bear with me. I am starting this blog as a way to show off my design/remodel projects as well as give tips about the easiest and best ways to complete these projects, and the products that I feel work best and…