A cement patio fix up - and it has a great tute on painting the concrete!!! by viola
viola
viola A cement patio fix up - and it has a great tute on painting the concrete!!!
Recipes to Try
Cheap Quick-Fix Ideas - using stone patio molds to spray paint faux stones directly onto a concrete patio - has anyone tried this? Not sure if the look would make me happy, but it sure is a cheap temporary fix! by Olive Oyl
Olive Oyl
Olive Oyl Cheap Quick-Fix Ideas - using stone patio molds to spray paint faux stones directly onto a concrete patio - has anyone tried this? Not sure if the look would make me happy, but it sure is a cheap temporary fix!
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DIY Paint Projects: Turn a boring concrete patio into something fabulous by painting it with a beautiful design. Not only will it look great, but it could also improve the value of your home. How to Paint Concrete by Margo Delmar- Osborn
Margo Delmar- Osborn
Margo Delmar- Osborn DIY Paint Projects: Turn a boring concrete patio into something fabulous by painting it with a beautiful design. Not only will it look great, but it could also improve the value of your home. How to Paint Concrete
Painting Concrete
Bear Creek "This mysterious, warm sort of aubergine is great for painting exposed steel structural elements. I got it directly from the painter Francesco Clemente's studio. All the doors, window frames, railings, and steel structure are painted Bear Creek, with a concrete floor and pale green cement board walls — very beautiful!" -Richard Gluckman Pictured, Benjamin Moore's Bear Creek by nicole
nicole
nicole Bear Creek "This mysterious, warm sort of aubergine is great for painting exposed steel structural elements. I got it directly from the painter Francesco Clemente's studio. All the doors, window frames, railings, and steel structure are painted Bear Creek, with a concrete floor and pale green cement board walls — very beautiful!" -Richard Gluckman Pictured, Benjamin Moore's Bear Creek
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Easily transform the look of a room for around $100 using the Cutting Edge Stencils Augusta Tile Stencil for Painting Linoleum Floors, Tile, Concrete and Cement. by Makia55
Makia55
Makia55 Easily transform the look of a room for around $100 using the Cutting Edge Stencils Augusta Tile Stencil for Painting Linoleum Floors, Tile, Concrete and Cement.
Colorful
This is a great idea to fix up an old door and turn it into a flower garden display. by ashlee
ashlee
ashlee This is a great idea to fix up an old door and turn it into a flower garden display.
outdoor rooms
Great tutorial for a loom-knitted infinity scarf. -- great for casting on and off aswell -- great tute by heidi
heidi
heidi Great tutorial for a loom-knitted infinity scarf. -- great for casting on and off aswell -- great tute
Let's get Crafty
Here's a great tute on recycling at it's easiest and most useful! Create denim pot holders. by cledia bertoli
cledia bertoli
cledia bertoli Here's a great tute on recycling at it's easiest and most useful! Create denim pot holders.
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Stamped concrete patterns texture ideas! A pedestal tub looks great within a pedestal-type tub. These tubs are popular on account of appearing beautiful and beautiful. Your tub may incorporate a handheld shower attachment, or you can also fix it to a certain pole that you may have extending through your tub. You could discover a lot of options at the local hardware store. #Stampedconcretedrivewayideas by rosalinda
rosalinda
rosalinda Stamped concrete patterns texture ideas! A pedestal tub looks great within a pedestal-type tub. These tubs are popular on account of appearing beautiful and beautiful. Your tub may incorporate a handheld shower attachment, or you can also fix it to a certain pole that you may have extending through your tub. You could discover a lot of options at the local hardware store. #Stampedconcretedrivewayideas
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Happy Monday my friends!  You may or may not know that about a year and 1/2 ago I posted a really through tutorial for painting concrete/cement.  Ivie’s floor was my first experience and its held up r by teri-71
teri-71
teri-71 Happy Monday my friends!  You may or may not know that about a year and 1/2 ago I posted a really through tutorial for painting concrete/cement.  Ivie’s floor was my first experience and its held up r
Books Worth Reading
“I love that everything is centered around the big fireplace,” she says. “It has a great feeling and makes you want to curl up on the couch and hang out all day and into the evening.” by valerie
valerie
valerie “I love that everything is centered around the big fireplace,” she says. “It has a great feeling and makes you want to curl up on the couch and hang out all day and into the evening.”
Gifts to Make
if you can't fix it, glitz it What a great idea! The Matthews humorously embrace flaws, like this long crack in their concrete driveway, and turn them into fun features. They filled the crack with a river of blue glass beads, and a nearby sign advises, “When life gives you cracks, make rivers!” by shirley
shirley
shirley if you can't fix it, glitz it What a great idea! The Matthews humorously embrace flaws, like this long crack in their concrete driveway, and turn them into fun features. They filled the crack with a river of blue glass beads, and a nearby sign advises, “When life gives you cracks, make rivers!”
Outdoor Care, Covers
Before and after patio picture. I used a spray paint cement tutorial on pintrest. by Superduper
Superduper
Superduper Before and after patio picture. I used a spray paint cement tutorial on pintrest.
Decorating ideas
DIY: Painting Kitchen Cabinets - great post that has a lot of info on a Benjamin Moore cabinet paint, called Advance. You don't have to sand or prime, it wears like oil-based paint, but it's soap and water clean up. This is a great post for anyone thinking about painting their cabinets! by jan
jan
jan DIY: Painting Kitchen Cabinets - great post that has a lot of info on a Benjamin Moore cabinet paint, called Advance. You don't have to sand or prime, it wears like oil-based paint, but it's soap and water clean up. This is a great post for anyone thinking about painting their cabinets!
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Stamped concrete....give a nicer look to your outdoor patio than just boring cement. Possibility! by nell
nell
nell Stamped concrete....give a nicer look to your outdoor patio than just boring cement. Possibility!
Mood
Happy Monday my friends! You may or may not know that about a year and 1/2 ago I posted a really through tutorial for painting concrete/cement. Ivie’s floor was my first experience and its held up r by teri-71
teri-71
teri-71 Happy Monday my friends! You may or may not know that about a year and 1/2 ago I posted a really through tutorial for painting concrete/cement. Ivie’s floor was my first experience and its held up r
Books Worth Reading
Love it! Cheap, chic and romantic patio. Great for a party in the yard! by octokat
octokat
octokat Love it! Cheap, chic and romantic patio. Great for a party in the yard!
interior design
I am sooo ripping up the tile in my living room and painting the cement!! I just have to talk my husband into it first. by claudia
claudia
claudia I am sooo ripping up the tile in my living room and painting the cement!! I just have to talk my husband into it first.
My Style Pinboard
Love this patio! The concrete coffee table is beautiful and the sectional sofa is a cozy place to curl up eclecticallyvintage.com by jennie
jennie
jennie Love this patio! The concrete coffee table is beautiful and the sectional sofa is a cozy place to curl up eclecticallyvintage.com
imaginary wardrobe
Tiny Handmade has a great tutorial on how to make this tufted mattress.  And the rug under it. by Jinx62
Jinx62
Jinx62 Tiny Handmade has a great tutorial on how to make this tufted mattress. And the rug under it.
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Steps for painting a concrete floor or patio. by digitaleuphoria
digitaleuphoria
digitaleuphoria Steps for painting a concrete floor or patio.
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Concrete gap filler.  Never weed again!!  I did this on my patio and driveway.  Love it!  This is what parks and public places use.  Available at Lowes and Home Depot in different colors in the concrete dept. And other DIY by kathryn
kathryn
kathryn Concrete gap filler. Never weed again!! I did this on my patio and driveway. Love it! This is what parks and public places use. Available at Lowes and Home Depot in different colors in the concrete dept. And other DIY
drape it
Idea to fix up a cinder block basement  Concrete into Stone: The Grapevine Part 1 | Beyond the Screen Door by ernestine
ernestine
ernestine Idea to fix up a cinder block basement Concrete into Stone: The Grapevine Part 1 | Beyond the Screen Door
home improvement
Outdoor Patio Ideas On A Budget | Return from Concrete Patio Designs to Concrete Patios . by sandy
sandy
sandy Outdoor Patio Ideas On A Budget | Return from Concrete Patio Designs to Concrete Patios .
stuff
Although There's a Boy in the Girls' Bathroom may seem silly at first glance, it actually makes for a great class read aloud. It tells the story of a boy who has given up on himself and whom others have given up on, as well - except for his school counsel by kelly.meli
kelly.meli
kelly.meli Although There's a Boy in the Girls' Bathroom may seem silly at first glance, it actually makes for a great class read aloud. It tells the story of a boy who has given up on himself and whom others have given up on, as well - except for his school counsel
peace and joy
scored and stained concrete to look like wood floors on the patio by Sunny_D
Sunny_D
Sunny_D scored and stained concrete to look like wood floors on the patio
Outside
Bluestone dining patio and deck with re-configured stairs Click directly on the photo to enlarge it in a pop-up. by jamie_1
jamie_1
jamie_1 Bluestone dining patio and deck with re-configured stairs Click directly on the photo to enlarge it in a pop-up.
Entertaining Ideas
Stained concrete. Creative way to spice up a boring patio. by just Karen
just Karen
just Karen Stained concrete. Creative way to spice up a boring patio.
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This pretty idea has been stolen from the Ideal Home Show! Roll up your napkin, place a feather on top and tie it up with a ribbon. by patsy
patsy
patsy This pretty idea has been stolen from the Ideal Home Show! Roll up your napkin, place a feather on top and tie it up with a ribbon.
Little things I love
Turn pallets and concrete stepping stones  into a bar for the patio by whitney
whitney
whitney Turn pallets and concrete stepping stones into a bar for the patio
the great outdoors
Hand painted floors - I am painting a "carpet" on my cement gazebo floor - I will coat it with a sealer. Easy, fun, and so easy to "clean" by agnes
agnes
agnes Hand painted floors - I am painting a "carpet" on my cement gazebo floor - I will coat it with a sealer. Easy, fun, and so easy to "clean"
Do it yourself