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Make sure temperature of the space where furniture is to be painted is between 50 and 90 degrees. We used Rust-Oleum Ultra Cover Paint and Primer, Lagoon (chair) and Sun Yellow (table).

Painted Wicker Furniture

Make wicker patio furniture pop with a coat of your favorite fun paint color for an easy and budget-friendly DIY remodel.

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Make gift giving easy and budget-friendly with handpicked fresh herbs and a cute thrift store container!

Upcycled Teacup Herb Container

Give your neighbors or friends a pretty little surprise with this upcycled thrift store teacup.

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A corn roast is a fun summer gathering. Although it's pretty much the definition of "casual," you can mix things up by bringing out pretty linens, dinnerware... even silverware, right outside!   Photo by RDA-MKE.

Summer Corn Roast

Invite friends and family to bite into summer with an old-fashioned corn roast.

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Collect water in a rain barrel to save money.

5 Ways to Conserve Water in Your Backyard

Get a lush, healthy landscape with less water. Our garden expert shares how to use a rain barrel (and save money) in your own backyard.

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