Kitchen Renovation (Part 2)

This is the second half of our kitchen renovation. If you missed all the fun of part one you can find it here. I left off the last blog with assembling the cabinet boxes so I’ll touch on the installation, some of the smaller side projects¬†and of course, the final reveal. After assembling the boxes we needed to do some …

3 Reasons Small, Old bathrooms are BIG Opportunities.

The adjectives that work best for our spare bathroom are “small,” and “old.” Nothing else fits quite as well as these. The only thing that has changed in this room since the home was built was the color of paint over the years. (as we started tearing apart the room we got a nice view of all the terrible colors. …

Gradient Stairs: A Pinterest DIY that takes forever, but rocks!

Wow. Okay so this is one of those projects. It should have been pretty straight forward. The original pin can be found here.¬† (photo below) It’s a pretty neat little project that I was very excited about. Turns out the word “little,” does not adequately describe the insanity that was to follow.   To start, our stairs had carpet, we …

Home Improvement A Potential Meltdown.

Well I know I promised the 5 weeks of projects would start well, yesterday. I totally underestimated the amount of time it was going to take to get our house ready enough to even start the custom “fun,” things. You see, we bought our house (closed on it Wednesday, last week). Going into the purchase we knew that there were …