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Kitchen Table Turned Coffee Table

This antique table was in rough shape when I inherited it. After attempting to wood putty the dry rotted edge and unsuccessfully beef up the legs, I put it in storage.After all, it had no boards anymore and it wasn’t quite right for a kitchen table. A friend noticed it in my storage area and suggested it would make a great coffee table. She was right! I sawed off the legs between joints in the decorative legs and then reattached them closer to the corners. The damaged edge add to the charm as a coffee table. At well over a […]

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A Tool Chest Dresser Makeover

Today’s trash to treasure tip comes from reader and freelance writer Becky Tidberg. Becky purchased a dresser for $5 at a garage sale. She painted it with high-gloss red paint, took off the old hardware and put on a 2′ length of steel L-bracket. Then she added cool racing stickers and now it looks just like a car shop tool box. A great kids room makeover idea! Photo by Becky Tidberg Michelle Trash to Treasure Decorating View the full post at

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Tips for Advanced Blogging

Importing and Labeling on Your Blog I’ve discovered some valuable Blogger features that you may want to try out on your own blog, so periodically, I’m posting a few blog tutorials. I’m showcasing two easy features this week. First, I found out how easy it is to import older posts from other blogs. Let’s say you started a free Blogger blog but later you changed the name and layout and you started a brand new blog. You can easily export the old blog to your computer and then import that same file. Options are flexible as you can publish all […]

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Send Your Ideas

Have a trash to treasure decorating idea to share with my readers? Send your ideas and photos attachments to Michelle’s E-mail . If we use your idea on the blog, we’ll give credit to you and post a link on your name back to your blog or website as a thank you. Be sure to include your name and website address in your message. Michelle Trash to Treasure Decorating View the full post at

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