Farmhouse Style Kitchen Makeover - Jaime Costiglio
A farmhouse style kitchen makevoer. While the dining room ceiling was torn apart I figured I might as well add to the mess and tackle the kitchen too! (In reality it meant one visit from the electricians to rewire the dining room ceiling and change out all the beige outlets in the kitchen.) This before picture... Read more
Before & After: “Single Wide” Kitchen Opens Up
Despite the kitchen’s laminate counters, sloping floors, drop ceilings, and other quirks, John and Edwaard fell for their home in Columbus’ German Village neighborhood. A seven-month gut renovation followed, and the space is completely transformed: The extensive renovation, which started in February 2014, included updating the floor and ceiling, replacing the exterior door, installing new IKEA cabinetry and countertops, and moving the stove to the opposite wall.
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33 Creative Kitchen Storage Ideas - Shelterness
I think you will agree that tableware is really important on any kitchen. Here is a gallery that can provide you with some ideas of how you can store it
Obsession | Tiny Houses
As a resident of New York City I have been planning my escape from the urban jungle since about day two. Most of my day dreaming has centered on moving upstate or to Maine, at least somewhere rural. Enter the California based Tumbleweed Tiny House Company, which is a maker of, you guessed it, miniat
Unfitting For a Kitchen
The bathroom is almost done. Almost. I still have to hang the towel rods, the mirror, find a few accessories and artwork and it will be ready for a reveal. In the meantime, I'm looking ahead to the renovation of the kitchen that will expand into the old bathroom and pantry, replacement of several windows and a French door. Oh, and appliances and new cabinets. I was anticipating having cabinets custom made. Something like these. ...or these. Have you looked at the Plain English website? But…
I did a small bedroom with 3 walls corrugated tin (picked up out of the farm yard a few years after a tornado blew some barns down and the 4th with old doors. You can use rusty tin and then use an aging glaze over the top for a rustic look.
Our Basement is "Finished"
Wooo-hoooo! We have been hard at work finishing our 1000 sq foot+ basement by ourselves. Last December we officially kicked it off by my husband putting in four new egress windows. Then around March we pulled the permits and officially started work. There were cracks to seal, lots of heating ducts to move and install, cement to crack and install the bath rough-ins. Then it was on to framing, electrical conduit to install, wrap and insulation. Even though my husband only had evenings and…