House remodel

Fire Is Good! Our Fireplace revamp

When we purchased our new house it came with a gas fireplace in the Family Room which was great but it  definitely needed a bit of a revamp.  It was very dirty on the inside and we were a bit scared to turn it on.  The gold 80s screen had to go and I wasn’t […]

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House remodel

Laundry, Craft and Homework Room

I always wanted a laundry room.  Well, I didn’t care for one during my rock days, but since becoming a mom nearly 10 years ago, it definitely has been high on my wish list.  The laundry space in our last house was made up of a stacked washer & dryer in an outdoor shed.  Not […]

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House remodel

Canvas Barn Door

For my office door, I wanted something that looked more like a piece of art than a door.  I decided on a barn door.  Here is the final result: And here is how we did it:   Instead of painting the actual door, I used a large roll of canvas.  My daughter and I painted […]

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House remodel

The view says it all….

…. why we moved from a super cool mid-century modern ranch home to a nondescript, ugly ducking fixer-upper with no modern features.  Sweeping 180 degrees views from our backyard, kitchen, living room & master bedroom, stunning by day and beautiful flickers at night. The house itself had been neglected for many years.  It needed a complete overhaul. […]

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