Jun 10 2019

FURNITURE MAKEOVER: PAINT OR STAIN?

Who doesn’t love a good furniture makeover? Here at Meg Made, that is what we LIVE for. Taking an older piece, and making it look brand new, or enhancing its already beautiful style… that’s the best part of what we do. But before establishing a look for the furniture makeover, we first need to think about whether or not we are going to paint or stain the piece. Whether you paint or stain your furniture, it will come out beautiful,...

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Feb 27 2017

Custom Bench Ideas

We've been talking about different custom benches we could make- give us a reason to just make one! We already make custom metal bases like these, and we have the ability to upholster just about anything- so these would be totally doable. Give us your vision and we will make it happen!  This is a DIY tutorial from Dwellings by Devore made out of an ikea tv stand. From what I can tell, Ikea doesn't sell this tv stand anymore :( Womp womp....

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Aug 31 2015

Honey Do Home Projects!

MegMade was birthed because of our love for all things handy! Well Joe and I are back at it again! We’ve finally brought on some amazing people to work with us at MegMade so when we come home at night we can devote ourselves to our passion…PROJECTS! We have been selected by Neighborhooding to have our house featured! If you saw our house feature on Apartment Therapy two years ago, you’ll be excited to hear we are in over-drive mode to...

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Feb 27 2013

High Gloss and lovin it

I have been painting furniture for a year now and love it, but wanted to try a few different things to mix it up. The latest MegMade creation is done with Rust-O-Leum High Gloss White Enamel and was done with a sprayer. I wasn't sure I was going to like the sprayer, but I have been converted, at least for now. So, here is the first high gloss and first sprayed piece. It's up for grabs, so let me know if...

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House rehab – part I

What have you been doing for the last 10 days you ask? Well, we have purchased a house, painted almost all of the 2100 square feet, including the moulding and the ceilings, laid all new carpet, moved out of our old apartment and cleaned it and raised a 9 month old. Wow...

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We closed on our new home!!

I am so excited I can hardly stand it! It was a big day when I bought my first laptop (first big purchase), then a bigger deal when I purchased a car, but wow, a home! No words can explain how excited I am to go to town on it!We have to get going now because within the next two weeks we have to get it ready and out of our current place by the 13th!!We will check in lots...

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