How to Whitewash Wood in 3 Simple Ways – An Ultimate Guide
Easy tutorial & video on how to whitewash wood to create beautiful farmhouse white washed floor, shiplap wall & furniture on pine, pallet or reclaimed wood!
Cutting Table Upgrade
Today Darling Husband and I trekked out to IKEA to pick up the parts to upgrade my cutting table. It worked great as a cutting table, but I felt like there was so much space just being wasted. This project requires two peeps to complete. DH was kind enough to be my second peep for the project. He also helped me carry the heavy boxes from the car. Here is the old cutting table (I posted about this back in 2011). He'd seen this IKEA hack on the IKEA Hackers site and thought it might be…
25+ IKEA Kallax or Expedit Shelf Hacks
We love Kallax, formerly Expedit, shelving units for the various sizes and colors to choose from and the friendly price tag. While these shelves from IKEA is relatively simple in design. Most handy homeowners don’t want them to look like cheap and simple furniture in their house and eager to find some ways to refashion...Read More »
IKEA HACK how to turn a standard closet into a built in for craft storage using IKEA dressers
Inside: how to transform a standard closet into beautiful built in cabinets with this IKEA hack! So you know when you have a problem area in your home and the work it would take to actually come up with a plan and carry out said plan seems almost impossible but you know you have to follow through or you might actually drown in junk mail and craft supplies? Yeah. That's where I was when I showed you those awful before photos of my office. But I knew that if I publicly embarrassed myself it…
25 Ways to Use IKEA Bekvam Spice Racks at Home
IKEA's versatile Bekvam spice rack can be used for many different purposes! Check out these 25 ways to use IKEA Bekvam spice racks around your home.
Big Impact, Small Effort: Easy Upgrades for IKEA Furniture
One of the best things about IKEA pieces is the myriad ways you can tweak, hack, tinker with, and customize them to create beautiful, unique pieces on a reasonable budget. And the changes you make don’t have to be big, time-consuming ones — sometimes all it takes is just a little effort (and a little ingenuity) to turn a piece into something you’ll be proud to show off. Take a look at these seven super-simple IKEA hacks.
Building a Sofa Table using Ikea Ekby Wall Mounted Shelves
Instructions for using Ikea Ekby Jarpen shelves as an easy and inexpensive sofa table or console table. Great for custom sizes, including sectional sofas.
How to add Wood to a IKEA Expedit Cube Shelf
Want to update your IKEA Expedit or Kallax Bookshelf? Then this is an easy tutorial for you. I added wood to my shelf to give it that little bit of an extra rustic look for my “Rustic Glam Nu…
Thinking of painting or updating a piece of IKEA furniture? I scoured the internet for tutorials and tried it myself. Here are my do's and don't's.
Classy makeover for a Hemnes shoe cabinet (IKEA Hackers)
Materials: 1 HEMNES shoe cabinet 1 1/3 sheets adhesive mother-of-pearl veneer (about $25 ea online) 1 set of four green bubble-glass knobs (about $20/set online) After moving into a new house, we had