PJ 263 – upcycled funky wall treatments

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  Welcome to Party Junk 263 – an upcycled link party Every Friday, 7 PM through Sunday 11 PM Pacific Hello all! Lately my own DIY focus has been on wall treatments, so I felt that was a great theme to run. Wall treatments can really bring plain’ ol drywall to life. And while planked […]

Drywall repair for junkers… hello reclaimed wood

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When I brought this curb side reclaimed wood storage rack into the workshop, did you notice the holes in the wall? During my renovation, there was major wiring done to the house. In order to either locate or install the wires, lots of cutting into the drywall went on. I personally had NO interest in […]

PJ 242 – unique feature walls

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  Welcome to Party Junk 242 – Unique feature walls Every Friday, 7PM through Sunday 11 PM Pacific Welcome back to another riveting episode of your upcycled best! I kinda felt in the mood to target cool wall treatments, as I’m about to embark on a bathroom wall. I also need to do my laundry room. […]

How to make a board and batten feature attic wall

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Everyone’s heard of a board and batten wall by now. Board and batten is boards attached to a wall, with both painted out one colour, to give the illusion of a boarded wall, when in fact, most of it is drywall. It’s a great trick for added character at a low cost! I’ve done a […]

Wall art with junk… for coats

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This just may be the (strangest? bravest? insert-word-here) project to date in Funky Junk land.   So, you remember my horse gate headboard, correct? Well, that beloved gate use to hold the coats in the front entry. So we’ve been busy stuffing an overstuffed closet to accommodate the coat situation. Nothing cool came to mind on […]

Bedroom Redo Part 3- a pallet wood closet wall

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This pallet wood project in the form of a wall has saved my bedroom! 🙂 See, I’m not crazy about hanging up clothes. Truly, I’ve had this “issue” since … forever. So when a blank wall kept staring at me while my clothes were slung all over my bed, I came up with a plan. […]

How to make old signs…the Funky Junk way

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New! Due to popular demand for all things old signs, Funky Junk’s Old Sign Stencils are now avail so it’s super easy to make your own old signs… your way! See Old Sign Stencil projects HERE Visit the store direct HERE Grocery is available in stencil format HERE. Old signs are huge in decorating these days. While […]

On feature walls

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Walls walls walls. We’re surrounded with them in our home. We can paint them and hang stuff on them, but how do we really know what ought to belong where? I’m personally able to see the completion of a wall with some of my crazy ideas, which helps tremendously. I see the finished product in […]