Kitchen

Kitchen Projects and remodels

Kitchen Rehab

shaker cabinets

Nothing much has been happening around here lately so I haven’t been updating this blog as often as I’d like to be. I know, shame on me! I should probably be punished. However, a couple weeks ago something awesome happened.…

I Smell Progress Part II

Oven

It appears I’ve been a really good boy this year and that Christmas has come early, and in a big way! A very good friend of ours decided that us going on six months without an oven was long enough.…

I Smell Progress Part I

Kitchen Counter

I’m back!!!! Did you miss me? Of course you did! Things seem to be getting better around here it seems. 7 grand later the truck is finally fixed, car is fixed, and I’m so ready to get back to putting…

Nothing To See Here Move Along

Sadly I have no new updates on the house. Everything right now is at a standstill due to money being needed elsewhere, like vehicle repairs. Barry’s work truck is out of commission right now to the tune of 4 or…

Back In The Kitchen

Window opening

Couple of days ago Barry added up what we’ve spent on the house so far and it came to about 5 grand. Things certainly do add up in a hurry when you aren’t paying attention. If you saw the house…

Change Of Plans

Kitchen Plans

The kitchen is now sitting empty, bare and lonely waiting to be filled with its fancy new look. Unfortunately we’ve run into a little problem in my design idea. Due to the small size of the kitchen the right thing…

Kitchen In Progress

Kitchen Layout

Things seem to be moving along nicely now with the in progress kitchen project. Or maybe I’m just saying that in hopes of trying to convince myself that this project doesn’t totally suck! What no sympathy?! Ha! Last week I…

Work Smarter Not Harder

Window Chute

I knew I had to come up with a better way of clearing the plaster debris from the kitchen as carrying it out one 5 gallon bucket at a time was tedious and time consuming. Not to mention hard on…

Getting Plastered – Kitchen Demo

I’m literally getting plastered here! Not the kind of plastered that will give you a pounding headache the next morning though. We’re talking plaster walls here, a dirty nasty job. With the floor gone in the kitchen it was time…

Tearing Out The Hardwood

Kitchen Floor Before

Finally the day has come when the work starts on the kitchen! The kitchen has been basically a closed off wasted space since we moved in. It became our junk storage room were all the miscellaneous boxes, tools, and whatever…