Painted Paneling is a Budget Friendly Room Changer

created at: 03/22/2010

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We’ve had our share of wood paneling (good and bad) to deal with in the past. It can pose a huge  design problem to many people. If you’ve ever seen wood paneling redone right, it adds an interesting textural surface to the walls of a  room. For the mere cost of high gloss white marine paint and an ebony stain for the floor, the room takes on an entirely different look and feel. created at: 03/22/2010

The shutters were removed, stucco added above the paneling and the same white marine paint covers the chairs. Continue Reading

Extreme Vinyl Make Over With 303

Why the manufacturers of 303 Aerospace Protectant™ don’t make it available in every big box and hardware store in the country, astounds me. It is the absolute best way to give new life to vinyl. Around the house that includes vinyl windows, doors, shutters, patio furniture, spa and pool covers and the like. To illustrate 303's extraordinary ability, take a look at my in-law’s sun-bleached front door before an application of 303, which consists of spraying it on and wiping it off with a soft cloth. Continue Reading