The Refinishing of an Ipe Wood Front Porch Floor | Painting In Partnership
Here's a recent project we completed on a house in the Northwest suburbs of Chicago: The Refinishing of an Ipe Wood Front Porch Floor. #WoodRefinishing #BrazilianWalnut
Our New Front Door! • Mindfully Gray
I’m happy to say, we can officially cross a new front door off our “Things We’d Like to do to Our House” list! This last week we installed a new craftsman style front door. Brett and I agreed from the moment we started “front door shopping” that we wanted a craftsman style door. It offers...Continue Reading
Dining room reveal...oh-so-close! - Perfectly Imperfect™ Blog
A couple of months ago, we embarked on a dining room makeover. After seeing our vision come to life a la Layla, we were all in. We quickly realized it was more of an overhaul than a small makeover. Anytime you choose to build 10 foot built ins, a massive farmhouse table, add wall paneling….it’s […]
painted window trim with natural wood window | ... want to do... it is painted trim with stained window. I like it
Weekend–Down at the Jersey Shore
If you watch Jersey Shore and think the towns along the entire shoreline are like what you see on the MTV show with Snookie – THINK AGAIN... Take a look at at the southern tip
6 Tips for Mixing Wood Tones in a Room
There is no magic formula when it comes to mixing wood furniture finishes, but here are a few guidelines that may help you find your footing.
Before and After: Our New Front Door!
Our new front door is in and we have some photos to share with you today! First I should say that ordering a door online was a bit of a risk. Especially since we wanted
Just Stained a bit lighter..do we want to do this around doors/baseboards and leave the doors white or do white trim w/ stained doors??? Craftsman interior doors Photo - 6
Mixing Painted Wood With Stained * Kelly Bernier Designs
[pinterest] Are you looking for ways to update your home’s stained trim and doors? Have you felt at a loss on how to work with your stained trim to refresh and update your home’s look? source Have you ever thought of painting your crown molding or baseboard white or cream and leaving your doors and windows stained? I have seen quite a few beautiful rooms where both the stained trim and white painted trim are used together:
The rule of thirds. Installing a chair rail, with or without wainscoting, will divide the vertical plane — the walls — into multiple areas. If you want to make the room feel taller, place the chair rail one third of the way up from the floor.