Changing the Look of Picture Frames

Hammertime is reader-supported. When you buy through links on our blog, we may earn commissions. One thing I have learned over the past few years is that it is so easy to change the look of a picture frame, simply by painting the frame itself! Whether it’s an old gold/brassy frame, a tarnished silver frame,Continue reading “Changing the Look of Picture Frames”

#8: DIY Window Mullions

Hammertime is reader-supported. When you buy through links on our blog, we may earn commissions. Guys. I think I have just done my favorite DIY to date. Do you know what window mullions are? I had no clue that was the “proper” name until I was googling something like “window grid” or “window pane lines”Continue reading “#8: DIY Window Mullions”

How to Whitewash Wood

Hammertime is reader-supported. When you buy through links on our blog, we may earn commissions. Try saying that ten times fast- “whitewash wood”! I have always wondered how to whitewash wood, and I had an opportunity to test it out recently. A client who wanted a porch swing had debated between a solid paint andContinue reading “How to Whitewash Wood”

#9: Backyard Shed DIY- Finale!

Part 5 of 5- here with our grand DIY shed finale! This blog will encompass several things, like building the doors, installing the windows, adding trim, installing the vents, painting, and more. Be sure to check out the other four shed blogs, if you haven’t already. Window: Stephen had purchased a small, working window fromContinue reading “#9: Backyard Shed DIY- Finale!”

Filing Cabinet Makeover: Update!

If you remember, I gave our old filing cabinet a makeover a few months ago. After living with it for a bit, I decided to make one more update. I love the look of wooden slats across the top of things: shelves, benches, tables, and more. So I decided to add pieces of wood acrossContinue reading “Filing Cabinet Makeover: Update!”

# 10: Kitchen Table Re-Do

Hammertime is reader-supported. When you buy through links on our blog, we may earn commissions. We got an oval-shaped kitchen table from Rooms to Go about 10 years ago. It is really nice… the table is counter height, and there’s an expander in it where it can go from being a circle to being anContinue reading “# 10: Kitchen Table Re-Do”

Anniversary Time!

Next month will be one year that I have been blogging as Hammer Time Blog. It has been so. much. fun! This blog has helped motivate me to try new things, to really think through what I’m doing, document, and share ideas! To celebrate, I thought that I would re-post my 10 favorite projects thatContinue reading “Anniversary Time!”

DIY Workshop Table

Stephen has created a really cool workshop, but lately he’s realized how helpful it would be to have a taller work space (to put items on for sanding, caulking, doing anything while standing so he isn’t constantly on his knees). He whipped together some plans and created his own (ginormous) (taller) work table! The conceptContinue reading “DIY Workshop Table”

Another DIY Tray- Scrap Wood Project

Hammertime is reader-supported. When you buy through links on our blog, we may earn commissions. My hubby has been building a lot of porch bed swings, which leaves a lot of scrap pieces of wood! If you follow my blogs, you know I love me some scrap wood projects. I’ve built several trays, which IContinue reading “Another DIY Tray- Scrap Wood Project”

Sherwin Williams Debonair 9139 Paint

The last color we used in our house was in my son’s room. He picked out the color, and selected a medium blue/gray color. His room had the most marks on the wall (thanks to him constantly throwing balls around and thumb-tacking basketball posters all over the place!)… so not only does the color lookContinue reading “Sherwin Williams Debonair 9139 Paint”