Creating beautiful things… repurposing vintage & found items-transforming them & combining them to create beautiful new pieces. We himed and hawed about what tile to use and decided to go with 18in square. That’s only what she got together with the dark shoji-style cabinets and custom round butcher block table on casters. It was the pattern we liked most and decided it was a big enough room that the larger tiles would look good.kitchen remodel

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 couldn’t afford to hire a contractor and have them gut my kitchen and start over. Trying to keep as many electronics off the counter as possible….We decided that the microwave needed it’s own home. For one thing, the footprint was not going to change. This is when the project got a whole lot bigger, longer and more expensive!

I was actually doing the floors in my family room where all the remodeling had already been done. Since they have been in the industry for many years, apartment owners, condominium owners and business owners already have the peace of mind that they are adept in the various needs of their clients in terms of parking management requirement.kitchen remodel

Some have asked why this little cabinet doesn’t go all the way to the ceiling. Dining room after: (Shutters will soon frame out these three windows and eventually we will find a cool chandelier we love to hang above the table.) Notice the ceiling was dropped to be even with the rest of the space.kitchen remodel