The Age Old Adage: Do As I Say, Not As I Do!

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Alright, last time, I told you a big, long, sad story about my bathroom. I told you how I, in all my cheapskate wisdom, installed the most inexpensive beadboard I could find in my bathroom about a year ago. I told you how that beadboard was basically an mdf board–a composite, compressed, high density paper board. And while it all looked nice for a while, it didn’t take long before the kids and lots of splashing water started to take its toll. In just weeks, I was looking at puckered spots and bubbled spots and areas where the board was flaring out because it had gotten damp.Continue reading

Save Money When Decorating!

web_stack_bigstockI’ve talked about this before on our daily radio blurb, Another Day at RepcoLite, but I’ll say it again here: I’m a cheap, cheap, cheap person. When it comes to spending money, I don’t like to do it. Oh, let me rephrase that. I don’t mind spending money on FUN things. But when it comes to home improvement projects or things like that, I’m always looking for a way to save some cash.Continue reading