Tag Archives: recycle

Wanted! Before & After Pictures!

Over the past couple of years, we’ve sold a pile of “project” pieces – furniture and other items that needed a complete makeover – and we’ve heard back from some of our customers, letting us know how excited they were … Continue reading

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SOLD! (Both of them.) 2 Inexpensive Entertainment Centers… Use As Is, or As Project Pieces!

Entertainment Center #1 (pictured above) has sold. #2 below is still available. We have two inexpensive entertainment centers, priced to sell… just $30.00 each!  Both can be used as is because they are good and sturdy (you might want to just cover … Continue reading

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Great New Inventory inc a Stained Glass Lighthouse (SOLD), a Spy Glass, and a Sign for the “Cobb” Family (SOLD)

  We were just at an auction on Friday and picked up a number of great new items, including a wonderful dining room table with 6 chairs and huge hutch!   (It’s possible that we’ll be a little late opening … Continue reading

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Our New Heritage Gallery & Classroom – In Progress!

  As mentioned in our last post, we’re wicked excited to announce the upcoming Grand Opening of our expanded shop which will nearly double the floor space of our present shop… the Heritage Gallery will be open soon, right next door … Continue reading

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A Cowhide Bathtub? 50 Bathroom Updates, including Some Cool Retro Ideas

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Candlesticks as Bracelet Holders – Why Didn’t I Think of That?

Yesterday as I was glancing through my emails, I saw an article in a Kovels (kovels.com) newsletter with the headline “Orphan Candlesticks as Bracelet Holders”.  Being pressed for time (as always), I didn’t read the article, but as soon as … Continue reading

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