A wood staining workshop at Habitat for Humanity Restore is a fun afternoon

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We were lucky to spend a few hours with the superhero of staining, Bruce Johnson from Minwax at Habitat for Humanity ReStore in Philadelphia. What’s better than DIYing? Sharing and learning new skills with friends. I’ve been watching Bruce Johnson’s skills for years, as he is the spokesperson and wood … see more

A little dresser updated in two pink stains for one little girl’s room.

MyFixitUpLife Habitat Minwax after

I transformed this little side table with a fresh stain of pink-and-pink, and I think it’s ready to brighten up a little girl’s bedroom.

If you are looking for inspiration for your home or you want to do a project like this, I hope you’ll check out other fun DIY projects that we’ve shared on our blog. see more

A Clockwork Clement: Make a clock with found items, including inspiration

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When I set out to make a clock, it also appears I set out to make every woodworking mistake imaginable. Come along on my journey of minor calamity and you too could have a clock of your own. I’ll edit out the mistakes.  Quick Note: We are Bernzomatic Torchbearers (I … see more

MyFixitUpLife Pallet Projects: DIY this rolling pallet table/cooler/planter

pallet projects

WIN one of MyFixitUpLife’s pallet projects at the Philadelphia Home Show Philadelphia Home Show, 1/22 at 4pm. Or, see how we made it below…But… Let’s start with a promo code for discounted entry right here. We’ll be giving the pallet table of awesomeness away after our appearance on 1/22 at … see more

Pallet ideas: Awesome-ize a dingy dining table; perfect holiday project too

pallet ideas

The carpenter in me always has to do a gut-check when my designer-wife says, I have pallet ideas. Oh no, I say. Then three things happen… I love her, I trust her, and as a guy pretty much wandering around lost on the path less traveled, I swallow hard and … see more

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