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10 Painting Tips for Cutting In

10 Painting Tips for Cutting In - After sharing my balcony column project, I was surprised how many messages I received about not using painters tape, drop cloth, or protective plastic. I never use painters tape and am not a very messy painter. I’m confident, can cut in a perfectly straight line, and with a little practice- you can too (if you’re not already)! A crisp sharp line is always the goal, right? I promise it’s not difficult… it just takes understanding the method and a nice brush. I’m breaking my technique down in today’s blog post! You can find 10 of my best tips for cutting in a perfectly smooth and clean line. The best part? Save your time and money when it comes to installing painters tape before each project. You really don’t need it! I know some of you are probably thinking, “yeahhh right” but it’s easier than you think. Click through for a confidence booster and a little painting pep talk… plus, a fun giveaway.
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DIY Pedestal Makeover -
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DIY Pedestal Makeover

You know I have a thing for pedestals! I’ve talked about them here on the blog in this post! A few years ago, I pulled five or six pedestals out of a dumpster at Emmett’s work. They were made…

Painting Our Balcony Columns -
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Painting Our Balcony Columns

I have a confession… I’ve been using a little Photoshop magic to adjust a tiny detail on our bedroom balcony¬†(I know, I know). Any guesses? Some of you have noticed the discrepancy in my IG stories in the past.…

A Fire Pit Makeover -
diy projects exterior & outdoor living

A Fire Pit Makeover

This will be our third summer using our fire pit, which I really love! It works great, I’m still into the aesthetic, it fits our patio space well, and it’s very convenient because it runs on gas. However, the…