Our GRAND OPENING Celebration is APRIL 24th!


We are so excited to be celebrating our Grand Opening. If you don’t know what Renovar is, we are a new store in the ever-growing and very cool downtown Griffith business district. We are located at the corner of Main and Broad. Our Grand Opening celebration is a one-day event from 12pm to 6pm. We […]

Renovar Announces First Workshops of 2016!

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Hi friends! I am so excited to announce that we are now filling spots for our first two Farmhouse Paint Furniture Painting and Finishing classes! What can you expect from our workshops? Well our sessions are fun, non-intimidating, structured, hands-on and comprehensive.  You’ll learn the basics of painting furniture with Farmhouse Paint. What You Can Expect to […]

Renovar the Store is Now OPEN!

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It is very exciting times for me, my family and my friends. What began two years ago as a tiny idea which I never really believed would happen, happened! On Saturday, March 19th, Renovar the Store had its soft opening. We are now at 100 South Broad, Griffith, IN and we couldn’t be more excited! […]

Thrift Store Weathered Bookshelf Makeover Using Pallets

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Welcome back to another fun and exciting month of our themed furniture group – Furniture  Refresh! I was really going back and forth about which of my projects to use for this months theme ~ weathered. I love weathered furniture. So many pieces of the furniture in my own home have a weathered finish to […]

Transformation Tuesday: Special Edition & Epilepsy Awareness

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Hello and welcome to another Transformation Tuesday! I bet you are wondering why this is a special edition… I will get to that in just a minute. I have to do a brief introduction first. Did you know that November is Epilepsy awareness month? I have an itty bitty family member with epilepsy. Actually a […]

How to Create a Cool Zipper Pop Art Project by Lil DIYer

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Let’s Make a Pop Art Zipper Project  Hi guys. Kid 2 here! I’m gonna show you how to make a cool little Pop Art zipper project that you can do in about an hour. Follow my step-by-step instructions and take a look at the quick videos for help and you’ll soon be a Pop Art pro. As […]

11 Free Halloween Fonts for Spooky Party Prints or Crafts


Hello. The Husband here. The Wife made me…I mean encouraged me…to give you all some free stuff. Here are 11 Halloween fonts for your party or craft printouts…or if you want a really spooky ransom note. I gotta admit, I’m kind of digging the first one. Enjoy the free stuff. Oh, if you don’t know […]

Easy DIY Chalkboard

Easy Chalkboard by Renovar Design

Today’s Transformation Tuesday project is a very simple up-cycle and only requires a few supplies: (affiliate policy) A wooden display frame of some sort  (if you don’t have any, here is a great resource for inexpensive and beautiful barnwood frames) Wood Filler 150 grit sandpaper painter’s tape Sponge brush chalkboard paint I was lucky enough to find […]

Restoration Hardware Inspired Restored Trunk

restoration hardware inspired restored trunk by Renovar Design

I am shouting out loud. From the rooftops! (Okay, not really) However, a few months ago, I was doing a happy dance, jumping up and down, screaming hysterically like a straight up lunatic in a rage of happy hysteria in my living room when I was contacted by Melody from My Passion for Decor asking if […]