Filing Cabinet Makeover

I’ve been doing some furniture “makeovers” lately, and it has been fun! These makeovers are really easy, and fairly cheap, both which make me happy. 😉 Oh, filing cabinets… they are very functional, but not very pretty. I kept seeing cute ideas on Pinterest on how to jazz up a filing cabinet, and I wentContinue reading “Filing Cabinet Makeover”

Cube Shelf Makeover!

Hammertime is reader-supported. When you buy through links on our blog, we may earn commissions. I love utilizing cube shelves in my house. I usually get them from Target for about $30-45 each. They’re an inexpensive way to organize really anything! The only thing about them is that they are pretty basic looking. Normally, IContinue reading “Cube Shelf Makeover!”

An Easy Way to Distress Chalk-Painted Furniture

Hammertime is reader-supported. When you buy through links on our blog, we may earn commissions Do you like the look of rustic, distressed furniture? I’ve seen a wide-range of distressed furniture out there… some have subtle distress while others have more drastic spots of distress. I’m more of a “subtle distress” girl myself. It’s superContinue reading “An Easy Way to Distress Chalk-Painted Furniture”

Coffee Table + 2 End Tables = Complete!

We recently had an order for a set of end tables and a matching coffee table from a family (one we didn’t know, they found us on Facebook). They wanted the tops of the tables stained dark brown, the bottoms painted white, and they had specific dimensions they wanted for the tables. Stephen worked toContinue reading “Coffee Table + 2 End Tables = Complete!”

DIY Carpenter Bee Traps

Hammertime is reader-supported. When you buy through links on our blog, we may earn commissions. Do you have a carpenter bee problem where you live? We see them all the time here. The problem is that they feast on wood, so we’ve found evidence of their snacking on our house, desk, etc.! Stephen made someContinue reading “DIY Carpenter Bee Traps”

Laundry Room Shelf Update

Hammertime is reader-supported. When you buy through links on our blog, we may earn commissions. Last week, I posted about the faux wooden floating shelf I did in our laundry room, to cover up the wire shelf that came with the house. I did a couple of more updates that I wanted to share! First,Continue reading “Laundry Room Shelf Update”

Front Porch Twin-Sized Bed Swing!

My new favorite project!!!! Our friend contacted us about making her a wooden porch bed swing. She had seen them all over Facebook Marketplace but wanted us to do it. Stephen actually bought plans online to show him how to make a really sturdy frame from plankandpillow.com. He used a variety of 2x4s, 2x3s, 1x3s,Continue reading “Front Porch Twin-Sized Bed Swing!”