Working on Multiple Rooms

I’ve been a little scatter brained when it comes to what I’m working on at the moment. My entire upstairs needs work before we can actually use the space. The upstairs consists of 4 bedrooms (one in which I’ve turned into the master closet), and the second floor bathroom. Each room is in varying statesContinue reading “Working on Multiple Rooms”

100-Year-Old Vintage Porch Makeover-Before

This porch is the most beautiful and ugliest part of this house. It was a huge selling feature for me when I purchased the home. It has definitely seen some renovation over the years. As you can see from one of the original pictures the previous homeowner brought to me a few months back, theContinue reading “100-Year-Old Vintage Porch Makeover-Before”

Cascade – House Update

The week before last, Josh took vacation in order to make some good progress on his house. He was able to get drywall up in the master, kitchen, hall and hall bath. Josh also hung the cabinets in the kitchen so that we could really feel out the layout. I have to say, his kitchenContinue reading “Cascade – House Update”

Staycation Vacation

I am notorious for taking vacations and staying home. For the past three years I’ve used every day of relaxing time to work on my house. I try to do so much myself to first save money, but second learn and gain experience. I enjoy trying new things and putting myself to the test ofContinue reading “Staycation Vacation”

Demo Upstairs

Demolition has started upstairs. Most of the plaster has been removed. Next the lathe will come down and then the old insulation will be taken out. As much as I love the old windows, I’ve decided to replace them for efficiency. The upstairs is all bedrooms so it’s important to keep them warm and coolContinue reading “Demo Upstairs”

Moving the Kitchen

When I started demolition on the kitchen I decided quickly everything needed to go. Paneling and cracked plaster were removed to reveal a covered up fireplace. In an effort to keep the fireplace (even if only decorative) and have more room for cabinetry, I’ve opted to move the kitchen to the back family room. TheContinue reading “Moving the Kitchen”