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Old 12-20-2017, 10:23 AM
 
Location: Olympia area (for now)
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I'd love to see both in person and I'm trying to get enough courage to paint a garden chair fuschia.


https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_c...&v=GoPvathpFPY

Beautiful! I just love stuff like this, the colors were so pretty. Go ahead and paint fuchsia, I recently painted the front door a pretty blue/green. The door looks great, goes perfect with the Ben Moore gray walls and my colbalt blue flower pots, but what's the worst that can happen? You have to repaint.
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Old 12-20-2017, 11:23 AM
 
Location: Midvale, Idaho
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My favorite is the steps. How did you do that? Seems like only a tiny short animal could get down that low. The whole thing is very bright and cheerful. And boy---do you have winter!
Thank you Kudzu.

LOL on the steps. I actually measured them before winter and cut mirror backing to fit the spaces. Then when I had time between snow storms, YES it was brutal last year and I was here all alone dealing with it, I worked on the step backers. When the steps finally really dried out well I then mounted them to the step fronts. I had already grouted and polished them all on my kitchen counter. THEN I did have to get down to install and add the edgings. It was not too bad but I would not have wanted to do all of it from a sitting on the steps position. That would hurt.

Years ago I bought a pallet of off cut mirror pieces and have been using them for many projects. I never thought I would run out but soon I will be looking for more.
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