5 Ideas Of Things You Can Do On A Snow Day

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Well guess what! We got snow…and it’s still snowing…just like a lot of other areas of the country. Being snowed in can be fun because it can be used as a sort of “laid back” day. It’s a good excuse to sit down, bundle up and watch movies all day. It can also be a good day to get some stuff done…like those chores or

New Ideas for Jewelry Organization

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*This post contains affiliate links. I think the new year always brings with it ideas and dreams of organization. It seems that once the holidays are over, we all just want things to be in order. Maybe it’s because the holidays seem so chaotic. With that in mind, I decided to start working on my jewelry.…

No Mess Painting with Paintstick EZ Twist

HomeRight Paint Stick

~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 her bedroom.…

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

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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.…

Repairing a Footstool with Gorilla Glue

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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.…

Securing a Duvet Cover to Your Duvet

Securing a Duvet Cover

~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 exactly the same size…which happens a lot when you do not buy them from the

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.…

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.…

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.…