our house: a pinterest project – ruler height chart

oversized ruler height chart - jannybean.ca

So I love pinterest (my boards are here). I have to make sure I am not on TOO often because there is a time vortex associated with it if you are to careful.

But sometimes there are projects on pinterest I really want to do. And this was one of them.

I wanted to make a ruler height chart.

But I wanted it to be EASY.

So I went to Home Depot and checked out their wood. I found some nice pieces of oak that are for finishing. I grabbed a piece that was 1 X 8 and 6ft tall. No sawing required! Nice.

I brought it home and sanded it, stained it and used chisel tip sharpie to draw my lines. And traced the numbers and coloured them in with a thinner sharpie marker. They aren’t perfect but who cares? 😉

Then I finished it with 2 coats of Varathane.

Hung up.


oversized ruler height chart - jannybean.ca

Take that Pinterest!!

Have you made any projects inspired by Pinterest? Were they successful?

wall colour: Compatible Cream by Sherwin Williams