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Home Office Upgrade: Week 3: Cutting MDF Boards and Painting

This week I focused on Painting the Walls, doing MDF Board cuts and then painting the boards. Supplies: Frog Tape Paint Tarp 8 MDF Boards Creamy Freesia (Behr) North Pole Blue (Behr) Mitre Saw Painting Walls The first thing I did was paint the walls.  With Board and Batten I have found that it is best […]

Home Office Upgrade Project: Stencil Wall

Home Office Upgrade Project: Stencil Wall This week I started my Home Office Upgrade Project.  I started by painting the stencil wall section of the project. Supplies: Stencilit Woodlands Stencil Behr Paint: North Pole Blue Frog Tape Level Pencil Marking My Lines The first thing I had to figure out is how far down I wanted […]

Pergola Patio Project: Decorating

After we set up the pergola see my previous article Patio Pergola Project: Pergola Set up It was time to decorate it.  Flowers I planted new flowers to all my flower pots.  I found really great deals on flowers over Memorial Day weekend at Lowes.  I hung some vine like plants on the pergola in hopes that they […]