Project Corner: DIY Projects

  • Glitter Spiderweb Pumpkin DIY

    Carving pumpkins is a great way to bring the family together. However, along with that fun comes the mess of the carving process. Don't get me wrong, I love Halloween and decorating for fall, but I do not like carving pumpkins. Here at RoomMates, we are participating in a company-wide decorating contest, and in preparation we have been spending our lunches carving or decorating pumpkins. Continue reading

  • Ten Minute Makeover: Cabinet with Wallpaper Backing

    When I first spotted the subject of my latest ten minute makeover, I had just declared that I didn't need any more furniture in my home office. I had just finished spray painting my yellow chair, hanging my pegboard, and putting my new desk and dresser in place. It was a rainy Saturday morning, and my husband and I were perusing some garage sales to see if we could find cheap frames or wall art—no furniture, absolutely not. Continue reading

  • Ten Minute Makeover: Spray Painted Office Chair

    Somewhere over the course of my childhood I inherited a sturdy wooden desk that once belonged to my father, and to his father before him. My desk has been a fixture in my bedroom as long as I can remember, and has endured twenty odd years of use in a vast number of locations. It recently took its place in my home office, where I thought it would stay permanently. Continue reading

  • Kim's Cherry Blossom Stenciled Bureau

    I always get a big kick out of finding creative projects that use RoomMates on Pinterest. This lucky find is one such project—and when I stumbled upon it, I was so impressed and excited that I immediately emailed the creator to ask if we could feature it on our blog! She said yes, so now I'm sharing it with you. Continue reading

  • Jump Start Your Spring Cleaning

    It's that time of year: time to start thinking about spring-cleaning! Turn off your furnace, open the windows, and enjoy the fresh air. Whether you dread this time of year or can’t wait, here are some tips to make this spring a little easier. Continue reading

11-15 of 32