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April Recap . . . and a Continuation to May!

April Recap . . . and a Continuation to May!

If you are surprised that today is the first day of May (May!), join the club! April for us was jam-packed and flew by altogether too fast. Easter, Spring Break, dog sitting, boom, end of the month! Sadly, I am nowhere near done with what […]

“Slate” Concrete Patio Makeover

“Slate” Concrete Patio Makeover

The concrete slab on our back patio has definitely seen better days. It was in OK shape when we first moved in and the humid, damp weather we have doesn’t help it any as the years go by. Several contractors have told us that it […]

Patio Furniture Update Tip: Wrought Iron Furniture Caps

Patio Furniture Update Tip: Wrought Iron Furniture Caps

Despite celebrating Easter and being on Spring Break, I am still making some progress on my unfinished yard and garden tasks. One of my leftover projects is to finish transforming the patio furniture skeletons in my yard into hammock-style pieces like I showed last year. […]

Patio Furniture Makeover: Vinyl Strap Chair to Hammock Chair

Patio Furniture Makeover: Vinyl Strap Chair to Hammock Chair

I recently received a reader question on my patio furniture makeover from last year: Tracy commented: “Can you please tell me how the paint is holding up on the vinyl? Looking to do the same. Wondering how well it wears? Looks beautiful!” The paint itself […]

Inexpensive, Custom Patio Chair Cushions

Inexpensive, Custom Patio Chair Cushions

Last year, I created a minor stir with my budget patio furniture makeover where I gave a fresh look to my tired patio furniture by spray painting it black and sewing black and white cushions from inexpensive vinyl tablecloth fabric and foam mattress padding. We […]