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I finally found a good use for a politician. Perhaps not the actual politician, but because said politicians require signage in order to get elected, in an off-hand way, the actual politicians. Those indestructible plastic cardboard signs they block out … Continue reading
During last week in the evenings, my husband took the ill-fated paint sprayer #1 apart and gave it a thorough monkeying with. Paint sprayer #2 went back to the store and we got our refund. This past Saturday, we got … Continue reading
Some things are just not meant to happen. Like catching a record breaking Bass, finding a diamond ring in the Walmart parking lot, losing those unwanted pounds and inches (without changing my diet or lifestyle!), or winning the lottery (it … Continue reading
Another weekend is past and another wall has siding. I bought a half dozen tubes of pookie to fill the minimal cracks, nooks and crannies before swabbing on a few coats of paint. A little more ladder time and that … Continue reading
A little quiz for you: What paint color would you associate with each of the following: 1.Canteen 2.Holland Tile 3.Cincinnatian Hotel Ashley Atrium 4.Coir 5.Pat-A-Cake 6.Gentle Doe 7.Frappe 8.Filoli Carriage House 9.Vintage Ribbon 10.Deep Cowslip 11.Tangelo Cream? Answers coming soon. … Continue reading
A thought. 700 gallons of water used to squirt off a paint roller just to get it clean enough to Reuse! costs $10.00 Three new paint rollers from the big box store a half a block away costs $4.99. You … Continue reading