Here’s the whole sordid process of how we get from before to after- namely by saving our pennies, taking time to really think about how we use the room, and moving slowly and steadily towards the goal with simple and do-able tasks that keep us motivated.
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Tons of people have written to request a step-by-step guide to painting wood paneling so we’re here to deliver the lowdown. It’s one of the easiest ways to transform your room in an afternoon (and on the cheap) so get ready to do the happy dance because there’s virtually no skill or mind-numbing concentration required. Just look at what a little bit of primer, paint and elbow grease did for our den: Oh paint, you’re the peanut butter to our jelly. Here’s the play by play for anyone who’s ready to say goodbye paneling (this works for either the real stuff of the thin “fake stuff”): Step 1: Give Em’ The Brush Off. Fill any