Creating beautiful things… repurposing vintage & found items-transforming them & combining them to create beautiful new pieces. Back as Iím planning to create my own blog and would love to know where you got this from or just what the theme. Lastly, and most excitingly, hwere magically making the orange cabinets disappear. Our contractor Jesse completed the addition, the woodwork on our fireplace, windows, baseboards, pillars and ceiling.
My first husband is going to hate that I found this kitchen makeover!!!! You have to know everything that is going in the kitchen, where it’s going and what the dimensions are. Kid’s know not to get out of room except for one bathroom trip and must stay in until clock says 7. On rare occasions one may come in if not feeling well to let us know.
Measuring the counters and backslash fit, all along the project. Thanks for including the details on cabinets etc laura. Yes I know, the black barstools don’t go with the room anymore. I began scoring the paper and spraying a solution of fabric softener and water on the walls and letting the solution set for 10 minutes and then scraping the wallpaper off with a putty knife.
I’ll be posting all sorts of tips and tricks, from the little details, you can do yourself to update your kitchen, to the full blown how-to’s, of a minor remodel. And 300 lbs of granite are sitting on top of the cabinet. And because it’s not stained, it will age over time and get a gorgeous patina.
I love the structure and the details of this house. It began with demolition, we removed all the cabinets, the wallpaper, the florescent box ceiling light, and the flooring. The terrarium is homemade, and the bar stools were the neighbors trashed old bar stools, that got a transformation.