Over the winter, I split the dining room horizontally and painted it two separate colors. Six months later, I'm still mostly happy with the product, so it's considered a success. I hung a wine rack and can't tell if that is crooked or if the horizontal line is crooked. You'd think a level would set me straight (zing!), but alas.
I've been pouring over the site HomeMade Modern for a while now and every project I see makes me say, "I could do that!", which I think is the point of the site, so job well done, HMM folks.
Here's the plan to finish off the dining room once and for all: