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A Crafted sign included in a shower room refresh

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Hi there, so very happy you could stop on by......I have Spring on the mind how about you? I know what you are thinking.......this lady Florida where it does not even snow, yes you are right but we still have seasons here for instance we have no rain on a usual note for the winter months which means dead grass, so it is in kind of a dormant state, unless you water it allot which we do not do. Our winter has been mild I don't think we had any days under 40 degrees. Any how about some Spring????? sounds great right?? 

After a little shopping buying some new paper to line all the kitchen drawers, cabinets part of my Spring cleaning agenda. So I thought I would craft a new sign and spiff the shower room up a bit. I had seen this sign somewhere online for sale when I tried to find it I had no luck but made one out of some old wood from my stash.

 Just some old wood can become a vintage style sign that can give any room some character. If your not crafty or an artist don't worry th…

COME SEE WHATS NEW .....accent walls and more!

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Welcome friends.....so happy you could stop in today! We have been busy here doing many home repairs and getting things in order for the super hot summer ahead of us. To me nothing makes more of an impact than an accent wall. With just a lick of paint and a little imagination you can transform any room into a beautiful place to enjoy with family and friends. The only problem is a huge 70" 3-D tv ...and trust me there is no way its leaving. That is Mr. Sweet Tea's pride and joy! So I have to decorate around it and that is a super challenge. So grab a cup of coffee and let me show you around  .......






 This was a simple fix for a very tired wall, I simply taped off some dividing lines and used a dark chestnut color and painted it up. When it was completely dried I simply peeled the painters tape and it gives the illusion of slats of wood. So the original paint color is visible when the tape is removed. I did this in just a few hours.














I left the adjacent wall the brick which I …