Category Archives: Home Renovation

Fireplace Plans

Last week I shared my flower bed plans. I’m happy to say that all of the planned plants are in the ground. We still have a planter to build and one corner to add some height in with plants but … Continue reading

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Working on Window Trim

One of the biggest projects in our house has been redoing the windows. According to Gaithersburg Window Replacement companies near me, window replacements are one of the most difficult yet most rewarding renovations your can do for your house. Our … Continue reading

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Blinds Installation

For me, one of the hardest parts of finishing a room is the windows. And surprisingly, one of the easiest things I can do is fix upvc doors. I have a hard time deciding on what curtains (nevermind whether I … Continue reading

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Kitchen Tour

So remember that scary kitchen? Or maybe the blue one we lived with? Here’s the end result of all the work my husband and I did: Walking into the kitchen you now see the new door leading up to the … Continue reading

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Beginning to Take Shape

¬†You saw the kitchen before and the demolition, now here’s the process we went through to turn it into a useful room. When it came time to order cabinets, one look stuck in our minds. We had seen it while … Continue reading

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Kitchen Demolition

Welcome to renovation time! It’s about Spring 2006 in this timeline and we’ve got some wall repositioning work to do. The wall between the kitchen and bathroom is coming down along with a lot of other walls. Planning this kitchen … Continue reading

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The Kitchen Before

To show you my kitchen I have to show you it in stages. When we first saw the house, the kitchen wasn’t in very good shape. Don’t believe me? This was the view from the old doorway. There was a … Continue reading

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Dining Room Makeover

Our dining room has been less of a dining room and more of a storage room for all of our renovation projects since we’ve started this whole crazy makeover. I can breathe a huge sigh of relief now that it’s … Continue reading

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Gift Ideas: The DIY Diva

I’ve started moving up from craft projects to DIY projects. My husband is a bit of a This Old House addict so we’re never short on tools in our house. I first started “borrowing” some of his tools but recently … Continue reading

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House Tour: Living Room

In 2006 my husband bought a house. It used to be his great-aunt’s house and she built it with her husband in the early 1940s. Her husband died in the late 1960s and she relied on family to help her … Continue reading

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