Renovating 407: The Dining Nook

Then Of course when I looked at the house, there was furniture in it. That big dark spot by the arches was a sofa. Now New flooring. No popcorn ceilings. Ceiling fan added. New paint on every inch of space. New door. New screen door. New light by front door. Big mirror gone. Replaced electricContinue reading “Renovating 407: The Dining Nook”

What to do With Leftover Wood

Remember the project I shared here? That I was so giddy about a piece of wood I had outside on the carport. I think it needs something on the “paw” area. But here she is. Just shy of the bottom of the window. Tall girl. First I gave the piece of wood a good sanding.Continue reading “What to do With Leftover Wood”

Renovating 407: the Screened in Porch

My Geni can finally get outside by herself. My parents had to get a bigger doggie door for when my brother’s Great Dane comes over. So I got the old door. They framed it in with 2x4s. I just have to caulk the gaps and finish caulking the porch. Oh, and frame the top backContinue reading “Renovating 407: the Screened in Porch”

Renovating 407: Master Bedroom

Before:   The carpet wasn’t as clean as it looked when I put an offer on the house. Or the walls for that matter. As I said before, the 70s had to go. I knew I wasn’t going to live with this golden harvest carpet forever, but it came up a lot sooner than wasContinue reading “Renovating 407: Master Bedroom”

My Valentine’s Decorating

I love to decorate for the holidays. I even had out winter decor this year. I hate that I don’t have a mantel and seriously keep thinking where I can incorporate one. I am thinking that when this wall gets to a finished point, I can add a table that will be attached to theContinue reading “My Valentine’s Decorating”

Industrial Bed Inspiration

I really love the Brooklyn bed from the new Target Industrial line. Swoon. Because I am putting so much money into my house, I can’t afford $500 on a bed. Plus I might not really like all that metal after a while. I have been scouring Pinterest for a way to recreate this look withContinue reading “Industrial Bed Inspiration”