Is furniture flipping worth the effort? Time and money?

Is furniture flipping worth the effort? You can get cheap furniture that has been painted. The downside is that it will be more work for you. If you’re really lucky you can find bargains that haven’t been painted. If you’re starting from natural wood then you don’t have to undo the work of other people.…

How to successfully paint a fridge to match IKEA kitchen cabinets

Have an IKEA kitchen and want to successfully paint a fridge to match? Here’s how I did it with one of their bestselling colours. I had an IKEA kitchen but with a fridge that didn’t match. I’m sure it’s a common thing as IKEA kitchens must be some of the most popular in the world.…

Why old shutters are great for a rented retail booth

Old shutters for rented retail booth can be a great solution to challenges such as how to display products without a wall. Firstly, and the reason why I’m giving old shutter doors a makeover in this post, is to avoid making holes in retail space walls. Holes can be a pain to fix and in…

How to make an on-trend painted and wood dresser

Have an old dresser you want to update? Here’s how to create the current trend of the painted and wood dresser look. If you like the modern style. Or your furniture demands a specific makeover to mask its imperfections. Here’s how… This post includes gifted products and affiliate links so you can easily find the…

Create a beautiful textured look with clay paint

Can you paint furniture with clay paint? Absolutely! Here’s how to create a beautiful textured look with clay paint. I have an exciting post today as Dixie Belle has just launched a new range of clay-based paint. Not just new colours but a whole new range. To join their chalk paint and (my favourite), their…

Painted furniture not selling? How to solve the problem.

Is your painted furniture not selling? Here are a few ways to solve the problem. I’m talking about something you might think is embarrassing to admit and that is when a piece of furniture doesn’t sell. But I want to reassure newer upcyclers that it’s normal if things don’t sell for a while. There are…

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