Before and after photos show some of the work parent volunteers did to create a teachers lounge makeover at Hatley Elementary School.
The teachers at Hatley Elementary School have a comfortable, stylish place to take a break, thanks to a group of parents inspired by home makeover shows.
The drab teachers lounge at the small-town elementary caught the attention of the school's Parent-Teachers Organization President Season Schmitz. The place looked more like a closet than an environment for respite, and she vowed to make a change. She spent time soliciting donations from Home Depot, searching for bargains online, buying decorations and rallying other parents to serve as laborers.
About 15 minutes after all of the ...