Tag Archives: Remodeling

Front Porch Update

At the beginning of the month we had the concrete pad on the front porch fixed. This was a huge relief to me because there was quite the gap that had formed between the concrete and the sill of the … Continue reading

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Library Doors Finished!

A little over a year ago this was what my library looked like. At least, this is what one wall of my library looked like. It feels like it was a LONG time ago when it looked like this.   … Continue reading

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Library Door Refinishing

I know that some projects take me longer to complete than others, but this one feels like it’s been for ever! It’s been over a year, so I guess that’s long enough. One of the last things that I have … Continue reading

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CNC Router Projects – Bench and Sign

Jay made this bench for me this past winter, but it was his first try and it didn’t fit where I originally wanted it. Not a big deal, though, as the cats really love it. I made a blanket for … Continue reading

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Bistro Chairs Re-Covered

Jay and I have a bistro set in our library. It’s nice to sit at when sipping your coffee in the morning, or when refilling your tank for your ecig. Unfortunately, all of that sitting created a tear in the … Continue reading

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Dining Room Update – Stemware Shelves

Despite the fact that we started the dining room remodel in August, we are still working on little details here and there. The latest detail to be added is our set of stemware shelves. This picture is from when we … Continue reading

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Library – Almost Finished!

This is my library. At least, this is how it looked shortly after we moved into the house. It had two green walls and two white walls.       We decided to redo it when we had a new … Continue reading

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Library Project – Part 1

If you read my last post about my dining room, then you will already know that we had a problem with water leaking into our library. Luckily it dripped right in front of my bookshelves, but we needed to get … Continue reading

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Dining Room Make-Over

It seems like Jay and I finally get around to our home improvement projects in August. Apparently we are so busy doing other things that summer starts to end and we panic about what we needed to get done. Last … Continue reading

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Finished Dresser & House Projects

This dresser was quite the challenge for me! It took me from August until November to strip all layers of paint and varnish off, sand it down, and restain it. The biggest issue that I had with it was I … Continue reading

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