We spent this past weekend creating a beautiful feature wall to give our bedroom some style. We used wood trim to create the geometric pattern on the wall.Read More
It is time for our second big renovation project! We have spent a year with an embarrassing back yard. There are three construction projects going on directly behind us and the wind kept blowing in all their trash into our yard.
And then just a few weeks ago we signed a contract with a landscaper to rip out our old yard and put a brand new one in place! They started last Thursday, May 2, for a two week project.Read More
Over the past year, we’ve taken a break from the larger renovation projects. Once we finished the bathroom, we focused on furnishing our home and updating a few little things that make a house a home.Read More
We started demoing the bathroom the day after we closed on the house. For the first two weeks we stayed at my cousin's house while we worked on the bathroom. Since it's the only one in the house, we couldn't live there without a toilet and shower.
We took it mostly down to the studs and floor joists. Two of the walls were plastered over brick so we didn't touch those. To save on money we did all the demo ourselves. Luckily, I'm married to a general contractor.Read More
In April 2018, my husband and I purchased our very first home. We fell in love with it before we even walked in the door. Just looking at pictures, we knew we wanted it. After seeing it for the first time, it couldn't be more perfect and we put an offer in immediately. The next day it was accepted and we closed 2 months later on April 5.Read More