Helping you bring
new life to the
old & unloved
Furniture painting and refinishing services
in Ottawa, Ontario
Discover the various furniture painting and refinishing services I offer:
Sometimes you don't know what you need until you see it.
If you're located near the Ottawa area, check out some of my designs that are currently available for sale.
Invest in the future of your home and our planet by choosing refinished furniture!
Have a piece of furniture sitting in your home that could use a face lift? Maybe a piece that has been passed down through the generations that doesn't quite match the vibe of your home?
Let's bring some new life to your furniture pieces together by customizing it!
Are you a furniture painter or refinisher with a business that you're looking to grow? Hitting a wall or some sort of barrier you need support surmounting? Maybe just need an accountabili-buddy?
Let me help you find your momentum to reach your goals!
I'm Mel from MelDidItHerself
A helper at heart, I began my career working in social services. Just before the pandemic hit, I restored and painted some of my grandmother's furniture pieces for our new home and fell in love with transforming and upcycling furniture, and MelDidItHerself was born.
Busybee Refinishing with MelDidItHerself
I’ve learned everything I know about business, furniture refinishing and painting thanks to people who shared their knowledge on the internet, so I’m paying it forward by bringing you my tips on upcycling and refinishing furniture, lessons learned from previous projects, and sharing my journey in business as a furniture refinisher with you.
Join me if you're a lifelong learner and busybee like me that's interested in the world of furniture refinishing, upcycling, and doing it yourself. Podcast can be found on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, YouTube, or wherever you listen to podcasts.
My must haves
Check out some of the products, services and brands I use everyday for my home, doggo, and in my business. There's even some discounts so you can save money if you want to try them out!