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skinny seating for a skinny home.

one of the more milder projects we have embarked on is to start to make the dining room look as sophisticated as our kitchen . . . last spring, i started looking into alternatives to the standard dining room table … Continue reading

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and the award goes to . . .

my husband. while away on a trip with my mother, my amazing husband accomplished this: he relocated recessed lighting (ugh, rookie mistake here, see future post), added electrical plugs, had the plumbing finished, and installed our stone countertops! (posts on process … Continue reading

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the great wall of cabinets.

my husband and i shopped around quite a bit for the kind of cabinetry we were going to place in the new kitchen. early on in our design process, we decided on white cabinetry because we wanted to brighten the … Continue reading

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various shades of gray.

i mentioned our friend sue crawford in the previous post about how she does custom painting and finishes professionally.  she recommended these wonderful colors that were in line with the overall “gray” color we wanted in the home. she suggested … Continue reading

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its mudding time. cause its friday and thats what fridays are for.

. . . cause tuesday was ceiling installation and both wednesday and thursday were for wall installation. so yeah, friday, this means mudding . . . after successfully helping my husband install the ceiling drywall, he spent the following two … Continue reading

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lets take a moment.

for the beloved linoleum . . . the above is the last strip of plastic to be removed . . . i’m taking a moment to recognize that i may never have to see this stuff again . . . … Continue reading

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from the front. from the back.

the view of the kitchen from both ends of the house.

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they have arrived.

the cabinets have been delivered, all nice and neat in their boxes . . . now, where did those directions go?

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a mystery no more.

so we had this mysterious bump-out in our kitchen wall (see photo left). when we removed the drywall, we assumed we would find ductwork/electrical/plumbing/etc. we found none of that (see photo right). originally we planned on cutting the cabinetry and … Continue reading

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