Easy Chair Seat Covers!

Hammertime is reader-supported. When you buy through links on our blog, we may earn commissions. About 3 years ago, I reupholstered our kitchen chair seats. I was proud of myself, because I had never done this all by myself… I picked the fabric out, got a new staple gun, and did it! It made allContinue reading “Easy Chair Seat Covers!”

Jack Pine 692 (Benjamin Moore)

I am always wanting good paint recommendations, and I wanted to share my most favorite paint color (at the moment!). I have used this Jack Pine 692 paint color on several projects lately, and it is a great green color. It’s a forest green with a hint of blue in it… it doesn’t lean towardsContinue reading “Jack Pine 692 (Benjamin Moore)”

White Washing a Fireplace… by Accident!

If you have a true, solid brick fireplace and are looking to update it, check out what we just did. My sister is trying to update one of her rental properties, and it has an original 1950s red brick fireplace in the living room. It was so dark for the small room that we decidedContinue reading “White Washing a Fireplace… by Accident!”

35 Easy Scrap Wood Projects

We have an ever-growing stack of excess wood in our workshop. Every time I see it, my mind starts racing… what do we need around the house?? An extra shelf? Something decorative? I always head over to my faithful Pinterest app to look for scrap wood ideas, and have tried out a few projects thatContinue reading “35 Easy Scrap Wood Projects”

How to Paint Veneer Furniture

My husband and I purchased our master bedroom furniture from Rooms 2 Go several years back. We always loved that you could get a whole room’s worth of new furniture and be able to pay it off, interest free, over several years. 💯 Our furniture has held up really well… but after ~ 10 years,Continue reading “How to Paint Veneer Furniture”

Super Cheap Tabletop Decoration…

I was perusing the aisles at my local Home Depot the other day, and came across the tile section. I noticed how cute some of their porcelain tiles are, and realized that you can buy just one of them at a time for super cheap! My brain started thinking… how could I use these? IContinue reading “Super Cheap Tabletop Decoration…”

DIY Couch Armrest Tray (A Scrap Wood Project)

I have been wanting to do this scrap wood project for a long time, and I am finally getting to it! We have a large sectional couch in our tv room. One end has a little table by it, but the other side doesn’t. I wanted to make a little armrest tray to set drinksContinue reading “DIY Couch Armrest Tray (A Scrap Wood Project)”

8 Fun (& Easy) Science Experiments

I have always loved doing fun science experiments with my kids… they were nothing too complicated or extravagant, but my kids always enjoyed them! Here are some that we did- hopefully you can try some of these in your home, too! Baking Soda & Vinegar Volcano-I would pour vinegar in small containers, and add spoonfulsContinue reading “8 Fun (& Easy) Science Experiments”

15 Easy Christmas Craft Ideas

Christmas in July!! 😉 Christmas is my absolute favorite holiday season. I eat it ALL up- the music, the decorations, the shopping, the gifts, and more! Over the years, I have made a lot of fun Christmas crafts, foods, and decorations, and I thought I would share them with you! Food: Decorations: Games/Crafts:

28 Easy DIY Cricut Project Ideas

I have a Cricut machine that I use for fun, and often times therapy. There’s something about sitting with myself, listening to music or podcasts, and creating something fun! There are so many .svg files out there that you can get- I get a lot of mine from Etsy, and there are a lot ofContinue reading “28 Easy DIY Cricut Project Ideas”