Thrifty Decor Chick - RSS Feed

Sharing simple, inexpensive ways to decorate your home.

Latest articles

Four DELICIOUS & easy Crock-Pot soup recipes

My four absolute favorite comfort food slow cooker meals! They are creamy, delicious and super easy. Three of these are creamier, chicken slow cooker soup recipes, and one is a classic CHEESEY mac and cheese. I mean...how can you go wrong? I enjoy making these crock pot meals as much in the warmer months as I do in the cooler ones. I call them all "comfort...

The new & improved Thrifty Decor Chick!

Welcome to the new look and feel of Thrifty Decor Chick! It's been a long time coming!I've always said it's a mystery that I've been successful at this blogging thing. I don't know coding...at all. I don't pay great attention to Google when they tell us to change things. I was blissfully unaware of what SEO was for years...and even now that I do, it's...

How to Paint Your Kitchen Cabinets Tutorial

A detailed tutorial on how to paint your kitchen cabinets.If you've ever considered painting your kitchen or bathroom cabinets, this tutorial will take you through every step! This particular process uses a paint sprayer, which will give you the absolute best, factory-looking finish. If you're interested in painting your cabinets by hand, check out...

How to use Rub 'n Buff for easy updates

If you have a decor item that needs a little something, this "paint" that comes in a tiny tube is the perfect answer for a quick and easy update! Rub 'n Buff is this amazing metallic finish that is super easy to apply (you just use your finger or a soft cloth). The finish adds dimension and interest to basic decor like frames,...

Two EASY hacks to clear backed up drains

EASY and inexpensive ways to clean gunk out of a drain There are two simple and very effective ways to clean to clear gunk and hair out of your drains without using harsh chemicals. And with one method you'll have everything you need in your kitchen.  One of these drain clearing methods works better in the kitchen on built up foods and fats,...

How to remove broken Command strips

Easy trick for removing a broken Command strip!  I have a super quick tip to remove broken 3M Command strips that I have found very helpful over the years! I find most of the time when I go to remove a Command hook, the sticky strip breaks at just the right part so that I can't pull on it anymore. This easy fix allows you to remove the wall...

How to create a modern sconce with easy tweaks

I've always loved the look of simple, black candle sconces. You know -- the classic and elegant metal sconce with a pillar or taper candle. I just think they are lovely! Plus, I'm a sucker for a pop of black (I try to add a touch of black to every room), especially on a crisp, white wall.  Everything I found online was way too expensive,...

Craftsman backyard patio summer tour

When we had a large concrete patio installed in the backyard years ago, I was determined to create an outdoor space that was as low maintenance as possible. We adored our backyard set up at the old house, but the wood deck and paver patio were more work than we realized they'd be. We have a covered patio that we used ALL of the time (and still...

Amazon home favorites and more {It's Prime Day!}

Woohoo, it's Prime Day(s) on Amazon! Now that they've extended it to two days, there's more time to check out all of the fantastic deals. (This year it runs June 21 (Monday) and June 22 (Tuesday). You can see my favorite finds from last year here.  I always look forward to this sale to start my Christmas shopping. I know, I know...it's early....

The daylight bulb difference {Amazing!}

Natural light is one of the easiest ways to make a room look it's best! It shows off the true colors of everything and feels fresh and clean. For years I'd want to recreate that feel in our smaller spaces or rooms without windows, but the yellow tint of our light bulbs made everything feel drab.  Regular warm light bulbs cast a tint on everything...

Discover, share and read the best on the web

Subscribe to RSS Feeds, Blogs, Podcasts, Twitter searches, Facebook pages, even Email Newsletters! Get unfiltered news feeds or filter them to your liking.

Get Inoreader
Inoreader - Subscribe to RSS Feeds, Blogs, Podcasts, Twitter searches, Facebook pages, even Email Newsletters!