Each week I spend a bit of time going through the junk we’ve accumulated (seriously where does this stuff come from?!) and I donate, recycle, or toss stuff we no longer need. Fortunately, I had to go into the basement/spider haven to get a suitcase for a trip my husband took last week on Saturday […]
One of the big items on our to-do list for the family room was building a new mantel for over the fireplace. The existing mantel was a thick but not deep piece of wood stained a dark walnut color. When I removed the mantel during our demo phase it was nailed into the brick and […]
As I shared in my super lengthy post about our family room remodel it took a grand total of 9 months (and several thousand words) to share what changes we made. When I did my big reveal several photos were missing, and so was a big room wide shot. That was intentional since we had […]
The family room remodel is going sloooooowwww. As expected the demo part of the job was pretty fast and SO fun. I like destruction. 😉 After the major deconstruction was done, we spent a day removing the exterior door from the back wall of the family room. I wish I had photos or video, but […]
An update on our bedroom to office renovation.