Painting horizontal stripes on stairs, #stairporn

What are your favorite painting techniques?

This post was originally published on DIY Network’s blog Made + Remade in July 2012. …

March 21, 2016 in Closets, DIY, HGTV + DIY Network Projects, Living Room, Stairwell
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The inner structure of our staircase.


I’ve written before about the state of our oak floors. They’re squeak-tastic but we love them …

May 22, 2013 in Stairwell
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Preparing to reassemble the step using biscuits and wood glue.

Ugly Stair Repair

It’s odd how some things seem to expire at the same time. Like, how three key …

December 11, 2012 in Basement, DIY, Stairwell
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Patching the hardwood floors.

Floorboard Patchwork

The honest to gosh-darn-goodie truth about this project? I refinished the hardwood floors shortly after …

October 30, 2012 in DIY, Flooring, Stairwell
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Beetle drawer pulls.

Bugging Out

Let it be known, sales folk of Anthropologie, that I’m a sucker for your home …

September 11, 2012 in Decor, Stairwell
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Practicing Patchwork

As something that’s been in development since I introduced the topic two weeks ago, I’m …

June 26, 2012 in DIY, Stairwell
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attic stairwell update.

Up In Here, Up In Here

Oh right, fun fact, there’s a huge attic in this house. You don’t see much …

June 12, 2012 in DIY, Flooring, Stairwell
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Painting a stairwell closet.

Behind Closed Bi-fold Doors

I’ve briefed you on this situation before. On any given day, the possibility of the linen …

May 02, 2012 in Closets, Organized, Stairwell
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Hard to tell, but that bifold door is faulty.

DIY Network: I’m A Bifold Newbie (+ Something You Didn’t Know)

True story: That louvered bifold door at the top of my stairs? It’s a phony-bologna. …

April 19, 2012 in Closets, DIY, HGTV + DIY Network Projects, Stairwell
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Stairwell paint rings.

Off The List: 4 (Little Or Not So Little) Things

Still in the midst of a bathroom renovation and planning the next few impacting home …

February 15, 2012 in Stairwell
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