IKEA play kitchen hack. Painted the kitchen and fridge with Waverly chalk paint in Pool, added new hardware from hobby lobby, made a valance and hand towels for the kitchen, recovered the chairs, made a runner, painted the legs and chairs with rustoleum heirloom white spray paint, stained the top with Minwax espresso (sealed with high gloss clear spray paint), sealed the rest with matte clear enamel spray paint.
Up-cycled Playhouse Chicken Coops - Kids outgrown their playhouse? Spray-paint the exteriors, covered the floor with linoleum flooring, secured the houses to the pallets with L brackets, caulk spaces that would leak or allow a draft, insert two roosts, cover the windows with chicken wire, and cut out part of the door for the ramp. Total cost for each was around $30.00!