Finally I got this guy out of the shed, dusted him off and went to work making him pretty again!
Here's the before & after:
Here's the progress after some power sanding....
Then I sprayed on a good coat of primer.
I used up some more of Valspar's New Avocado spray paint. I tend to rely too much on neutrals, so this was a big step for me! Normally, I probably would've gone with white, or something pretty plain, but now our front porch will have a pop of color! And my sign got hung already and I am loving it! Only downside...this song has gotten stuck in my head every time I see this sign. Woops.
There is still a ton of work to do to our porch. I'd love to get out there with a pressure washer and repaint the floor....someday! I've also got a new wreath in the works and we definitely could use some potted plants! Maybe I could even construct a small side table out of pallet wood? Hmmmmm...
I'd love to incorporate something like this:
|Via Under the Table and Dreaming|
Any curb appeal/front porch ideas? Inspiration?
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