Cabinets, Counters and Lights! – Part 5

Cabinets, Counters and Lights! – Part 5

Last week in the One Room Challenge™, the trim had just been installed. This week we had the cabinets installed and the counters put in! I didn’t have time to paint all the trim before the cabinets came in, so I painted the lower corner by the far left window...
Walls, Floors and Trim – Part 4

Walls, Floors and Trim – Part 4

The drywallers came in and gave us some new walls! The dust that sanding drywall mud creates is just as fine as plaster dust, but it doesn’t spread as far as the plaster dust did. The fan shown in this photo will be moved to another room. These old fans with...
Electrical, Plumbing and HVAC – Part 3

Electrical, Plumbing and HVAC – Part 3

I find it fascinating how a house works from the internals out and incorporating the parts we see (switches, faucets and lighting) to be an integral part of the design process. I liken wiring, plumbing and HVAC lines to be similar to veins and arteries in our bodies....