How To Transform Galvanized Metal To Get The Aged Look

Galvanized Metal

I’ve been seeing a lot of the aged galvanized metal planters around recently. I love this idea, so I went on to make my own. I had to do a bit of research to see what was used to age the metal. It wasn’t too long before I found a few different ways to do it, but one that didn’t take much at all! Lysol toilet bowl cleaner! This ages the metal very well without using a bunch of harsh chemicals like I was finding! I found a galvanized metal bucket at the dollar store for a buck! Such a […]

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Rustic Burlap Spring Pool Noodle Wreath

Spring Pool Noodle Wreath

When you’re thinking about making your own decor, you obviously want to spend as little as possible. I’ve fallen more in love with wreaths as the days pass. Wreath forms can be expensive, and any alternative is better than to spend a ton of money. I purchased a simple pool noodle from my local dollar store and turned it into a beautiful spring wreath! It’s really quite simple. All you need is a pool noodle and some duct tape to make your wreath form. Making your pool noodle cooperate while you’re trying to tape it in place and working by […]

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Simple One Item Jacuzzi Tub Cleaner

Clean our Jacuzzi Tub

How do you clean your bath tub? If you’re like me, you’ll get in the tub while it’s empty with the intentions of giving it a good scrub, but what if I told you it doesn’t have to be as hard as you think? We have a Jacuzzi tub in our bathroom and it doesn’t get used as much as the actual hot tub does. It’s nice to be able to get in and relax in the tub, but it has always been more convenient just to hop into the hot tub instead. Since we have a Jacuzzi tub, it […]

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Newspaper Christmas Tree

Good evening! I hope everyone has had a great weekend, and for my American friends, a great Thanksgiving! I feel like the older I get the more I budget my money for things that I want and things I need. I’m at that point now where I do not want to spend a ton of money on Christmas decorations, therefore I find myself doing my best to make my own – a newspaper Christmas tree! One thing I seem to have a surplus of is newspaper. We get a couple weekly papers in our mail box and they typically end […]

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Simple 4 Ingredient Glass Cleaner

Glass Cleaner

Today I took on the daunting task of cleaning windows. I have been putting this off for a little bit too long now, but wanted to get as much outside around the house cleaned up as I could before the snow starts to fly. Over the years of living on my own I have used a lot of different products to clean windows and mirrors. I have tried brand name window cleaners thinking that they would be the best, and I’ve also tried knock-of brands as well hoping that they would do the trick, but no such luck. This frustrated […]

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