AN ACCENT CEILING?! YES PLEASE!

One of the rooms that I’m perhaps most looking forward to seeing come to life is my craft room/office. It’s the one room that I’m really taking a bit of a risk in and we’re going to be PAINTING THE CEILING!  I know **gasp**!  It’s the next best thing to wallpapering the ceiling which the husband […]

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KITCHEN ADJUSTMENTS…JUST GO WITH THE FLOW

As those of you who have been following along know, the husband and I ordered our kitchen months ago and to answer the question you’re all wondering, no, the walls were not fully framed and completed prior to ordering (I know, this was a major risk).  Luckily for us, we didn’t have to make too many modifications to […]

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THE FLOORS HAVE ARRIVED!

For those of you who follow the husband or I on Instagram, this will not be news to you…for the rest of you…THE FLOORS HAVE ARRIVED!  Boy was Monday a challenge (and the bruises on my arms would have to agree)!  

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RENO’S REQUIRE PROBLEM SOLVING SKILLS

…right?  I mean, that’s basically all budgets and building come down to.  How/where do I find a cheaper version of this, how do we build that to make it fit/look right/be what it’s supposed to be.  So when we ran into an issue this weekend that the husband believed could only be solved by buying more […]

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MASTER BATH DESIGNING

As our rough-in plumbing nears completion, I’m getting more and more excited about our reno jobs starting up again.  I know a lot of you think I’m crazy, but the prospect of tiling and painting makes me so happy!  Being covered in paint, thin-set and grout – yes please!

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KITCHEN COUNTERS & THE HUNT FOR QUARTZ

While I may be getting a bit ahead of myself, I simply can’t help it.  All of the decisions that are being made about things that no one will ever see (I’ve learned a lot about plumbing supplies the last week) have gotten me missing shopping for pretty things.  As a result, I found myself […]

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SIDING DECISIONS

Since I got some great input from you guys when I was having trouble deciding on window configurations, I’m looking for your help again!  It’s time for another design choice dilemma that I need your input on!  This time, we’re talking siding.

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