How NOT to paint a vinyl floor–Epic FAIL

Thanks for your kind comments on my door painting fail – so glad I’m not the only one who’s screwed up a DIY project. And I’ll give a quick disclaimer right now: painting your floors can look AWESOME and is a great solution for a cheap face lift until you can replace flooring outright. However … Read more How NOT to paint a vinyl floor–Epic FAIL

No-Money Remodel #2: Living Room (& Good-bye Red!)

For more on my challenge to remodel our house in 2011 with ZERO BUDGET, click here. ********************************************************* Ready or not … After five months of scavenging Craigs List, Freecycle and the local paint recycling center, I finally rounded up enough FREE paint and primer to tackle the upstairs. And since there aren’t any “breaks” from the … Read more No-Money Remodel #2: Living Room (& Good-bye Red!)