Easy Pallet Project for Garage Organization

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Jenn from Clean & Scentsible came up with a way to keep her garage a little more organized without spending much time or money. Her material of choice? She repurposed a pallet.

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Faux Aged Wine Crates

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On the hunt for some wine crates to use for storage and decor, Dee from Meatloaf and Melodrama thought to ask a few local merchants. These were just going to be thrown out by one of the big box stores, so they were more than happy to pass them along to Dee for free!

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Seeing the Beauty Underneath the Beast: Desk Makeover

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“When I first laid eyes on this writing desk, I wasn’t going to stop to pick it up. The top looked really beaten and un-salvageable,” says Denise at Salvaged Inspirations. Luckily she got out of the car for a closer inspection, and decided that while it would take some effort, the desk was more than salvageable. It came home with her.

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Mission Style Coffee Table Gets Painted

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At Nicer Than New, Joan found this mission style coffee table in the free section of Craigslist.  It was a typical light oak.

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Sofa Set Makeover

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Emily and her mom like to redo unwanted furniture in their spare time, and they blog about it at Namely Original.  This second hand sofa set was in good enough condition to use in their own living room, but they weren’t loving the blonde wood.

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Old World Two Tone Dresser

One of my Roadkill Rescue readers Liz, found this old, beaten up dresser in the back of an office building.  She said it was solid and super heavy and her sister-in-law helped her cause by helping her load it up.  Liz knew she could make this painted brown/black cabinet piece into an awesome chest of {…Read More…}

Two-Tone Coffee Table

Years ago, Nicole at Thrifty Decorating hauled this coffee table out of the garbage. She first painted it black and then got tired of the black and painted it cream. She still never loved it but lived with the look for years until the table was just in bad shape. Then the project that was {…Read More…}

Rustic Wine Crate

I so love simple projects that yield fantastic results! This wine crate upcycle from Brittany at Pretty Handy Girl is one such project. Brittany received a wooden wine crate from a friend with a stash of magazines. You know she was probably more excited about the crate than what it held! With just some stain {…Read More…}