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Cheap Party Decorations! How To Ombre-Dye Napkins and Table Runners|
descriptionTurn inexpensive white napkins or a table runner into ombre-dyed decor with our simple steps. It's easier than you think!
How to Install Laminate Floors
Give your floors a new look by installing laminate flooring. Learn how with these step-by-step instructions.- Laminate flooring is beautiful and affordable. Here are five tips to show you how to install laminate flooring like a pro. First, get the right tools for the job. You'll need a handsaw, carpenter's square level, pencil, pull bar, pry bar, utility knife , safety equipment, spacing blocks, tape measure , hammer, rubber mallet, tapping block and finishing nails. Calculate the room's square footage to determine how much flooring you'll need. Do this by multiplying the room's length by its width. Purchase at least 10% more flooring to ensure you have enough. A melamine backing is important for moisture resistance and stability. To save time, look for laminate with under laminate already attached. An aluminum oxide top coat helps protect against wear. Once the laminate planks have acclimated to the room for 48 hours, begin installation following thethe floor and the wall. Now that you know how to install laminate flooring , you can add this beautiful and durable material to any room of your home.
How to Paint a Vase
Skip messy etching creams and complicated patterns to create these beautiful frosted vases. Instead get the look using tape to mask a design and frosted glass finish spray paint. Mimic the look of brass by cutting quarter-inch automotive tape into strips 1 to 6 inches long. Secure the strips to thethe look using tape to mask a design and frosted glass finish spray paint . Mimic the look of brass by cutting quarter-inch automotive tape into strips 1 to 6 inches long. Secure the strips to the
How to Stencil
Stencil your walls for an easy decorating update. Here's how to stencil and bring pattern to your walls.
How to Paint Dishes with Glass Paint
Glass paint and a pretty pattern transform basic dishes into decorating standouts. Draw or print a pattern onto paper and cut away extra paper so the pattern fits easily on the plate. To transfer the pattern, flip the paper over and shade the back with a graphite pencil then replace the paper
Dining Room Ideas
Turn a bland dining room into a grand space with these quick and easy paint projects. Yellow paint revives a worn plank floor. It's accented with a cheerful pattern stenciled in white that playfully continues up the wall. An ombre style blue-green palette brings new life to this vintage dresser.
How to Fold a Shirt
Give dress shirts a crisp, retail-ready look with these easy folding techniques.Then, smooth the placket down. With the shirt print down on a flat surface , now, place a shirt folding board or a clip board at the collar to create the same sharp, uniform look you see
DIY Stamps from Vegetables
Make your own stamps with vegetable. Here's how to make them and how to use them to add playful patterns to fabric.
How to Paint Furniture
Painting furniture gives an old piece a new look. Here's how to paint furniture and get great results.paint, such as this wood table, a drop cloth, safety mask, fine grit sandpaper , tack cloth, a small paint brush , a medium paint brush , paint stick, primer and interior latex paint. Lightly sand the entire surface, and wipe it down with a tack cloth. Wear a
How to Gold Leaf
Add shimmer to your decor by learning how to gold leaf. This easy DIY technique can be used on many surfaces. See how it's done!-Learn how to gold leaf and add sparkle to your décor with this easy technique. Here's what you'll need: the object you'd like to gold leaf . We're using a vase, a top cloth, gold leaf adhesive, 2 foam brushes, gold leaf sealer and sheets of gold or silver leaf. Prep the vase. Wipe off dust with the top cloth. Apply a thin, even coat of adhesive with the foam brush. Let it sit for 30 minutes or until the surface is tacky and the adhesive changes from white to clear. Carefully apply gold leaf to the object's surface with your fingers. Gently rub the gold leaf into place with your finger or foam brush. Continue these steps until the surface is covered overlapping sheets if necessary. When the entire surface is covered in gold leaf , use a foam brush to remove excess flakes. To finish, seal the surface and let it dry for at least 5 hours. You can gold leaf many ceramic, paper, glass and wood surfaces. Get ready to shine.