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Old Light Bulb = Flower Vase of Art!

Guest blog by The Valu Home Centers Team of Elmira, NY

January 23rd, 2017
The Valu Home Centers team in Elmira, NY found a unique way to give purpose to old burned out light bulbs. You will need: light bulb hammer pliers chisel or a flat headed screw...
Rubber Band Painted Jars

Guest blog by The Valu Home Centers Team of North Tonawanda, NY

January 16th, 2017
Add some flair to a glass jar by wrapping it in rubber bands and spray painting it! Here’s what you need to get started: Mason jars Assorted spray paint (we used Krylon Glitter Blast)...
One-Board Birdhouse January 3rd, 2017
Avian homelessness is as prevalent as ever, and we all need to do our part! That’s right – avian homelessness is a serious, legitimate issue. Each day that passes, there are dozens of birds out...
Painting a Room: How to Do It

Guest blog by Aric Gaughan of Valu Home Center in Amherst, NY

December 30th, 2016
Hello, everyone. Aric here from Valu on Sheridan Dr. in Amherst to talk briefly about painting a room—the right way. The above image was the “before” color, and soon we’ll be getting to the...
2017: It’s Time To Get Organized! December 21st, 2016
Organizing your home may seem like a daunting task, but it’s not impossible! The best way to make your resolution stick is to make gradual, sustainable changes to your lifestyle – and your home is...
DIY Oversized Ornaments December 20th, 2016
Bigger is better! Maximize your Christmas cheer with these festive jumbo ornaments.   Here’s a quick supply list to get you started. Globe light Tuna can (12 oz) Screw eye hook Drill w/ bits...