Space with a View Turn your window area into a small office. Install a built-in desk and shelves under a large window for a work area with a view.// Create desk from cube storage of the three cube ones) and a piece of wood.
Reading corner - I love the wooden letters (from JoAnn's painted white) the framed book covers. IKEA spice racks painted white for the bookshelves and dot rugs from IKEA. I would love to do this in a corner of our family room!
Naturally Repair Wood With Vinegar and Canola Oil for super cheap. Use cup of oil, add cup vinegar, white or apple cider vinegar, mix it in a jar and then rub it into the wood. You don’t need to wipe it off; the wood just soaks it in.
DIY Painting: Coffee Can Lid as Paint Splatter Shield - Paint like a pro. To make a splatter shield for when you’re painting a high surface, cut a slit in the center of a lid and pull the paintbrush through.
How Much Paint? One gallon for 450 square feet - don't subtract for doors and windows unless they take up more than half the wall; total the figures for all the walls. Add 10 percent for future touch-ups. For two coats, double the number