Tag Archives: painted stairs

Stairways to Heaven

I’ve been struggling with writing a post for today.  When tragedies occur in the lives of people you care about, discussions about decorating your house feel a bit shallow.  I was looking through my pictures for ideas, and remembered I’d been collecting images lately on a Pinboard named Stairways to Heaven.  None of these will […]

Take A Chance On Your Stairs

When we bought our 1939 home 10 years ago, we removed dated carpet from our stairs and discovered painted pine stairs.  It’s not like they were nice wood that could be refinished, so we simply painted them with white oil-based porch paint.  Worked great, but it requires a new coat to freshen them up every […]

Unexpected Pops of Color

Tired of your space?  Need a little pick-me-up?  A fresh way to bring life to a room is to add an unexpected pop of color.  Like these limey dishes in this neutral dining area.