Look at this thing.  It’s hard to love. It was left in the rental unit of the duplex and for some reason I couldn’t part with it. So, inspired by Pinterest, I used a little plastic primer, some Valspar red spray paint and this:

After

After

Some might say it isn’t an improvement, but I heart it. Sara seems to tolerate it. Next time I will take the seat off rather than just masking it and I will wear gloves. My hands have been red for a week.