Tool Box Makeover

by DIY Maven

Tool Box Makeover

 

Not our usual makeover fare to be featured here on Curbly, but what a makeover it is!  John (last name 'Park') spotted this grody old Park Manufacturing Co. toolbox at a local flea market and was smitten. He took it home and gave it the makeover lover once-over. Check it

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Renters’ Decorating Essentials

by DIY Maven

Renters’ Decorating Essentials

Rental Decorating Digest has a handy breakdown of what they think all renters with a penchant for decorating and DIY should have on hand. Here’s their list–plus some additional commentary--which is categorized by job.

For Hanging Things:

  • Push pins
  • Plastic anchors
  • Picture wire
  • Thumb tacks
  • Cup hooks
  • Straight pins (You can use them to hang smaller pictures without creating unnecessarily large holes in the wall. About HALF of all the stuff on my walls is...

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