Tag Archives: Reuse & Repurpose

Reclaimed vs. Salvaged Wood

Reclaimed and salvaged are terms that are often used interchangeably when referring to reusing wood.  The truth is they are not the same thing but they do serve a similar purpose.  Reclaimed wood is wood that has been used previously … Continue reading

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Breadbox Gets an Updo

   Thrift Store: Goodwill  in Lafayette , CO.  Did you know Goodwill Industries “diverts more than two billion pounds of clothing and household goods every year from landfills by recovering the value in people’s unwanted material goods.” That’s pretty impressive.  Breadbox … Continue reading

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Recreating French Vintage

Hello fellow country vintage lovers! I’m here today to share some wonderful resources and ideas for recreating a French, country, and vintage piece for your home.  First, find something old, ugly or boring to work with! I came across this hideous … Continue reading

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10 Unusual Ways to Use Liquid Gold

Wood has been and always will be Liquid Gold’s first born – but we can’t leave the rest of the kids in the closet! Scott’s Liquid Gold can be used in a variety of weird ways and we’d love to share … Continue reading

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Do-It-Yourself Nesting Box

Summer is near, time to enjoy and embrace the natural world! Having a bird house or nesting box is a significant way to create a mutual relationship with nature. As we are aware, humans have been increasingly building concrete jungle … Continue reading

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Do-it-Yourself this Weekend!

With Spring creeping upon us, it is time to begin our annual organizing fiasco! I challenge you all not to throw away but reuse, re-purpose and recycle while you organize! I stumbled upon this amazing idea, but realized I was … Continue reading

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Who’s getting ready for playoffs?

If you’re hosting the parties this season – don’t break the bank to make your party festive. Pick any old table from your home, garage, grandmas place or your local Goodwill. By unanimous decision, I had to pick the Bronco’s … Continue reading

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A New Kind of Picture Frame

A fun, easy and inexpensive holiday gift idea. Using old picture frames and chalkboard paint you can create this cute mini-board. The How To: You may use old picture frames or find some at your local thrift store ($1-3), how … Continue reading

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Bring On Winter

Hang anything you would like from an old door! I wanted to hang my families ski’s and snowboard’s! I can fit up to three on this one, probably could have fit another two tiers on it if you get the … Continue reading

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An All-American Toolbox!

Like many, I love finding unique ways to breathe new life into old obsolete household items.  While cleaning the garage storage closet  I found this old toolbox, (maybe circa 1950) that belonged to my father-in-law.  I did not want to … Continue reading

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