Are you looking for creative and unique ways to spruce up your home? Look no further! Repurposed wall art has become a popular trend in recent years, and for good reason. Not only is it an affordable way to decorate your home, it’s also an eco-friendly option. The possibilities are endless when it comes to […]
It’s a thrill to turn something destined for the dump into a thing of beauty. Maybe you already repurpose pieces or you want to start doing it. You could be repurposing for your own home or trying to sell repurposed pieces to add some income for your family. I’m going to share some thoughts about […]
Over the last couple of years, I’ve had a side hustle of refinishing furniture and making large signs out of old fence slats. I’ve even converted an old piano into a wine bar. Things got more serious about a year and a half ago when I started working part-time for 4 Chicks Furniture by helping […]
My day felt like a bust. Plenty of people came by my wood crafting booth at a local craftsman marketplace, but I didn’t sell a thing. Then in the middle of the afternoon, a guy stopped by to talk about a project he had in mind. As we stood in the shade of my tent, […]
With my first big project completed a few weeks ago, I took some time to reflect on what I learned along the way. I thought you might be interested to hear some of the things that might help you with projects you’re working on. This particular project started with six barn doors, an accent wall, […]
I noticed that the Indian Hills Community sign was broken. If you’re unfamiliar with the sign, they have clever sayings that go viral every time a new sign is posted. There is a new one a couple of times a week. It’s very popular on Facebook and Instagram. The sign is just about 15 minutes […]
What do you do with an old dresser with sentimental value, but all the drawers were destroyed? Well, you make it into a bench. A woman called a few months ago who had a dresser she loved, and the drawers were ruined when left in the car on a hot Colorado day.
You have an interest in repurposing furniture. Maybe you already have an idea or you’re just exploring. I’d love to help you along the way. I’ve had a blast with the things I’ve created. I’m going to share some things I’ve learned so you can avoid my mistakes. And you can end up with things […]
I’ve been wanting to do a repurposed piano for a couple years. I’d seen some really cool repurposed pianos on Pinterest and other places. I kept my eye out for a piano on Craigslist. There are plenty of used pianos being given away on Craigslist. The problem was whether or not I could get the piano to my house.
I had always wanted to repurpose a piano into a bar or a desk. I finally found one that I could experiment on and finished up a piano bar a few weeks ago. Here are some of the things I learned along the way that will help me in future projects: