Kitchen

Renovating the Kitchen: Testing the Black

This is starting as a test.  We wanted to see how this ‘miracle’ Rustoleum spray paint would actually look on the kitchen cabinet doors. As we have said previously, we are not 100% happy with the colour of the kitchen cabinet doors.  Against the timber benchtops, the Kaboodle Chocanilla colour looked khaki.  An ugly khaki… Continue reading Renovating the Kitchen: Testing the Black

Decorating · House · Top 10

10 Essential DIY Tools for Home Reno Newbies

While this blog may be fresh-faced and innocent, Mr Hammer and I have had many years of experience creating and DIYing with tools.  In fact, Mr Hammer is a qualified carpenter with more than 15 years’ experience in the trade.  We know what’s what (and if I don’t, he certainly does), what’s handy and what’s… Continue reading 10 Essential DIY Tools for Home Reno Newbies

Decorating · Kitchen

DIY Menu Board (With Bonus Tips!)

Having a Menu Board is seemingly becoming  a kitchen staple.  They’re a time-saver and a money saver.  Because you (theoretically) buy your groceries to match your list, you’re not grabbing junk off the grocery aisle shelves willy-nilly; and because you have a plan, when you get home from work, your dinner is already written out. … Continue reading DIY Menu Board (With Bonus Tips!)