Here’s Your Summer Cleaning and Maintenance Checklist
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Here’s Your Summer Cleaning and Maintenance Checklist

Here’s Your Spring Summer Cleaning and Maintenance Checklist. I don’t know about you but this year has been sort of wonky weather-wise.  Winter felt like an episode of Game of Thrones (“winter is coming, winter is coming”) And Spring….well I don’t think we’ve had a “proper” spring.  Where I am its FREEZING right now. It’s June!!!!…

Cent-Sational Chair Bench with Planter
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Cent-Sational Chair Bench with Planter

It’s that time again, It’s Cent-Sational! Last month was our first month doing the Cent-sational Salvage Challenge. And I’ve gotta admit it was pretty amazing! The competition was steep and everyone did an awesome job producing some fantastic creations using kitchen utensils. This month it’s all about those chairs!   So before I reveal my…

What can you really get for $3? The story of a planter
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What can you really get for $3? The story of a planter

You know its funny, in the kitchen, we rarely think of what’s in the backdrop. The center of attention is normally the delicious food.  We forget the kitchen needs a little attention to its decorative details as well. This can be accomplished of course in the detail of the cabinets, the counters and jeweled backsplashes….

Tile Removal 101: Remove the Tile Backsplash Without Damaging the Drywall
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Tile Removal 101: Remove the Tile Backsplash Without Damaging the Drywall

In this article details a step by step how to instructional on how to remove an old tile backsplash without causing severe damage to the drywall. Removing an old tile backsplash can seem like a daunting, maybe even infeasible task.  There are questions like, ‘how do I begin to remove this wall essentially tiled with stone? If…

Announcing April’s Cent-Sational Salvage Challenge Winner!
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Announcing April’s Cent-Sational Salvage Challenge Winner!

 And the winner is……… Naomi & Sage Plaster and Disaster Naomi and Sage are the blogging duo behind Plaster & Disaster, where they share their (mis)adventures as first-time homeowners in our fixer-upper houses, without prior experience and with a hefty dose of other responsibilities (like full-time jobs). From small crafts to major home improvements, they chronicle their numerous and incredible…