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DIY Buffalo Check Doormat (Painted Concrete)

Have an older home that has a front porch full of cracks? Me too. Don't worry - I'll show you how to make a painted rug that you'll love every season! This DIY buffalo check doormat is simple to make and so much fun to decorate.
Keyword: buffalo check, front porch decor, painted concrete


  • Exterior Acrylic Paints
  • Painters Tape
  • Stencil Brush
  • Pencil
  • Stencil of Choice
  • Measuring Tape


  • Tape off a section of your porch with the painters tape.
  • Clean the area thoroughly.
  • Paint within the lines of the tape using your stencil.
  • Remove the tape and use a brush to correct any areas that didn't get painted.
  • Decorate for each season!