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How to make Plantation Shutters

Shutters are now an affordable option for window treatments with this DIY Shutters instruction guide

Because you are building them yourself you can choose the materials and colors that best suit your home without dealing with pricey upgrades for special material, color or stain often seen when having them made. You may even have most of the materials needed to make these shutters sitting in your garage.

DIY Instruction Guide for Building Plantation Shutters Only $24.95

Build These Beautiful Shutters Yourself

Complete step-by-step instruction guide for making Plantation Shutters

Smart Saw

A Smart Saw is an ultra-precise woodcarving machine that spits out unique DIY projects almost on auto-pilot for your interior design project. The DIY Smart Saw program is a step-by-step video guide that shows you how to build your own woodcarving machine together in an afternoon using parts you can find lying around your home.

​The mechanism is so simple you can put it together by yourself in no time. Usually woodcarving machines like the Smart Saw cost tens of thousands of dollars. But if you follow this simple step by step digital guide you'll build a DIY Smart Saw right from the first try even if you never held a hammer before.

DIY Water Damage 

This book will begin by instructing you on the best way to remove water from your basement, ensuring mold doesn't grow and getting back too normal within an hour from now.

For your own safety and the integrity of your customer’s home, please ensure that you follow the correct step-by-step instructions to remove and dry out the property. Many "guides" you may find online are short, non-comprehensive articles on water damage restoration.

Paint Colour

Her colors are nature-inspired: earthy reds and oranges, grayed blues, greens and purples with brown undertones - colors you'll often see in historical collections.

In addition to a well-edited palette of colors, she's provided a wealth of information in her bonus tutorials that will help you from start to finish.

She's even included a 'Paint Color Schedule' used by professional designers, architects and color consultants to effectively communicate your paint selections to your contractor or paint store clerk.

         Learn to reupholster you furniture 

Veteran upholsterer revels the real secrets to upholstery.

If you want to know how to reupholster your chairs and sofas to a perfect condition so your furniture looks as if a professional upholsterer has done the job and save yourself a huge amount of money in the process. Then discover the secrets behind tufting, stitching, buttoning. How to restore sagging seats, replace worn coverings, replace any worn out springs, re-new stitching. And more, MUCH more.

It’s a shame when your antique chair or sofa shows its age.

The covering is worn. The seating isn’t as comfortable as it used to be. The bottom is sagging where the webbing has broken. Perhaps, you can even see the springs.

Mind you, this is still stylish furniture, despite its present appearance. Sofas and chairs anyone would be proud to have in their lounge or sitting room – if they were only restored to new condition.

Yet, when visitors come around for an evening and sit down on your chair or sofa you feel, well, embarrassed by its sorry state. And, perhaps you’re using a throw to disguise your furniture’s present condition.

You need to take action, learn how to reupholster like a pro..