House painting and decorating
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Knotty pine love - French Country Cottag...
Our home has knotty pine walls and I felt overwhelmed and claustrophobic like I needed to turn on lights. Those dark walls made the rooms feel like caves. I knew that a few (gallons) of paint and primer would take them from dreary to delightful. It took several coats of primer and several coats of good quality paint brushed on by hand to fully cover but when they were done-the rooms felt bigger, brighter, warmer and welcoming.
Jay’s Chelsea Renovation
Name: Jay RobertsLocation: Chelsea, New YorkSize: Studio apartment, 400 square feetYears lived in: Rented until 2005, then bought We recently toured Jay Robert’s Chelsea, NYC studio apartment, and boy were we impressed! What the apartment lacks in space (it is 400 square feet), it more than makes up for in efficiency, smarts, style and personality. Jay’s affair with the apartment has been a long one: he rented the space for nearly eight years before the opportunity to purchase arose in 2005....