We finished the painting today. As I’ve stated in previous posts our whole house is “builders beige.” *gag* The master bedroom is now Rain Washed by Behr.
Tomorrow I’m taking apart the current bed and I’m cleaning the doors (new headboard) with some TSP, as recommended by the paint people at a local hardware store.
I got a mirror similar to this porthole mirror yesterday at a garage sale for $3.00:
I plan on painting the frame either a heather grey or a crisp white to match the room. I have a standing mirror already that is grey, so I’m going to move it into the room and see if it even remotely matches, that will make the decision on what color I’m making my accessories!!
We picked up the doors this afternoon. It was the most stressful ride home ever. The back hatch wouldn’t shut on the car we’re driving and the doors wouldn’t fit all the way in. We tied it closed as best as we could, but I’m the type of person who likes to have all the doors closed on the car I’m riding in. 🙂
We unloaded the doors and I swept them down. They were being stored in an old barn, so they were pretty dusty and dirty. So far they look like so:
We are currently debating doing a light white-wash over them, just to clean them up a bit more.
I just got a sweet deal on these wooden boxes. They posted an ad for a garage sale and I saw these boxes in the picture. I emailed them right away thinking that I wouldn’t have a chance in hell … Continue reading →