Category Archives: Revamp Projects

Faux Cement Paint Technique and Recipe

Faux cement paint treatment and recipe. Great for revamping accessories.

For several years now, I have been doing this faux cement paint technique with a super easy recipe that I came up with that has been a great way for me to change the look of old accessories and decor.  It’s … Continue reading

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Front Porch Refresh and Fluff

Front porch refresh with sources and tips. The Creativity Exchange

    Well here it is, mid July and I’m just now doing my porch refresh for summer and fall. Usually, come April, the porch is the first thing I do. Unfortunately, starting about April, we had nonstop rain, floods … Continue reading

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Favorite Kitchen Trends and Updates with Huge Impact

Kitchen Updates and Trends with Big Impact.

Image via Pegasus Builders   Traditional Kitchen by Boston Kitchen & Bath Designers Venegas and Company Wall color is Storm by Benjamin Moore     Traditional Kitchen by Lincolnwood Kitchen & Bath Designers Jane Kelly, Kitchen and Bath Designer   … Continue reading

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Little Girl’s Room Revamped to Bright and Bold Tween Room

Tween bedroom revamp. The Creativity Exchange

      I am so excited to finally be able to show you guys my daughter Bella’s room revamp project. We have been working on it for over a month and it was my goal to have it finished … Continue reading

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Dining Room Revamp Progress and My Inspiration…

Dining room revamp progress {The Creativity Exchange}

  If you’ve been following along with me for awhile, you probably know that I am in the middle of a very slow moving revamp of my dining room.  I hesitated to share this post halfway through the revamp but I … Continue reading

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Narrow Hallway Built-In DIY Mudroom

Tutorial for making a built in mudroom for a narrow hallway (The Creativity Exchange)

      I’m back today as promised on Wednesday’s post, to go into the details/tutorial of our DIY mudroom that turned out to be a life saver for us.  For those of you who missed it on Wednesday, I … Continue reading

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Stairwell and Mudroom Revamp {Before and After}…

stairwell and mudroom revamp (befor and after) The Creativity Exchange

      Ever since we purchased our home more than 12 years ago, I have dreaded the day that I had to finally address my narrow hallway/stairwell area. This area is right by our back door and the hallway … Continue reading

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Craft Room Table Before and After (Oil Based Paint Tricks)

Tips and tricks for working with oil based paint to create a flawless and extra durable finish {The Creativity Exchange}

Happy Friday friends!!  The weekend is finally here!  Today also happens to be the last day of school for my baby girl and summer break is officially here! This last week, I finished my first big project for my office/craft … Continue reading

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Cousin Frank’s Amazing Kitchen Remodel {Before & After}…

Amazing before and after kitchen remodel -The Creativity Exchange

  My cousin Frank recently completed one of the most amazing remodel projects that I have ever seen. I’m not just saying this because he’s my cousin and because I think he hangs the moon either.  I really am completely … Continue reading

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How to Create a Beautiful Hand Painted Finish with Spray Paint…

Tips for creating a hand painted finish with spray paint {The Creativity Exchange}

        I’m back from my vacation last week and it was so nice to have a little getaway. I really needed it!!  A big THANK YOU to my friends Jennifer, Amy and Denise for guest blogging for … Continue reading

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