No Mess Painting with Paintstick EZ Twist

HomeRight Paint Stick

Get Updated When House on the Way Has A New Post. Subscribe by email.   ~A New Gadget~   *Thanks to HomeRight for my new paint tool. All opinions are 100% mine.  Have you ever had a paint spill? A really bad one…like feet stomping, tears flowing, arms flailing paint spill? If you haven’t, you’re lucky. When my daughter was little, I decided to paint

Clean Tarnish from Silver and Silver Plating

Cleaning Tarnish from Silver and Silver Plating

Get Updated When House on the Way Has A New Post. Subscribe by email.   ~Sparkle and Shine~   Years ago, I remember my grandmother showing me one of her latest antique prizes and pointing out the large hole in one of the shelves. At the time,  I thought, “Why would you want a piece of furniture with a big rat hole in it?” But

Finding the Perfect Sheets

sheets

Get Updated When House on the Way Has A New Post. Subscribe by email.   ~Sleep Like a Baby~   Is it just me or do you ever stand in the linens aisle wondering, “what sheets do I buy?” I want the sheets that feel AMAZING when you slide into bed at night. I want them to be super soft. I want them to wear

Repairing a Footstool with Gorilla Glue

footstool repair

Get Updated When House on the Way Has A New Post. Subscribe by email.   ~Strong and Solid~   Last week, I briefly mentioned a footstool that I needed to repair. That repair lead me to wonder if it was actually a footstool or an ottoman…if you’ve ever wondered that too, you can check out what I found out in that post. The footstool in

Securing a Duvet Cover to Your Duvet

Securing a Duvet Cover

Get Updated When House on the Way Has A New Post. Subscribe by email.   ~No More Moving Around~   The thing I hate most about using a duvet on my bed is when is sifts and moves around inside the cover. Do you know what I mean? It’s so annoying! What makes it even worse is when the duvet and the cover are not

For the Love of Command Strips

Command Picture Hanging Strips

Get Updated When House on the Way Has A New Post. Subscribe by email.   ~A Better Way to Hang~    What I’m about to share with you is probably not news to you. In fact, I bet you’re going to say, “I love them too!” If so, then you know why I’m singing praises. If this is news to you, then take note, because

How to Hang a Shelf With Two Keyholes

Wall shelf

~Easy Way to Hang a Shelf~    I’m going to admit something to you…I usually “eyeball” things when I hang them. I don’t always measure or use a level. I know!.. Not always smart, but I’m pretty good at eyeballing. But I do know there are times when you have to get it right and hanging a shelf is one of those times. So I

My Go-To Stain Remover

Removing Stain Cover

~Keep It Clean~   Years ago I purchased a new sofa and I was so excited the day it was delivered. You know that anticipation when you get new furniture. It gets moved in. You tell the movers exactly where you want it, because you’ve had it planned for weeks. And then…you notice a stain on the arm of the sofa. My head dropped! Great! They just moved

Priming Furniture Tips

Priming Furniture

Preparing and Priming Furniture Tips Making Life A Little Easier   In my last post I told you about my new project. I’m turning my guest room into my office and craft room. I have some furniture that I can use, but I’m going to have some spend some time priming and painting. While I’m still deciding on colors and what style desk I’d like

Anchors Away…Best Ever!

Guitar2

I have to share with you an item that has changed the way I look at hanging things on my walls. It is the best wall anchor that I have EVER used! So easy and will hold anything! (at least anything that I’ve hung!)