Category Archives: demolition

Another Hole in the Wall

We’re getting closer and closer to the end of our project. The new window for the guest bedroom was installed today marking the last hole that needed to be cut into the house. This small bedroom had a window that … Continue reading

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Bye Bye Ugly Tile

Yesterday was a very big day. Our new kitchen is officially up and running.  We have a range, fridge, microwave, dishwasher and sink all functioning and the cupboards loaded up with pots, pans and dishes. There’s still a few loose … Continue reading

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Dreaming of a dreamy master bathroom.

There isn’t a shortage of bathrooms in “the lake house” (3 full bathrooms and a powder room). One of these bathrooms will be gutted and expanded and will become the new master bathroom. It was a challenge to get a … Continue reading

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Another wall bites the dust!

I’m starting to think that I might have a problem with walls. The first time I suggested a home renovation (our Arizona house) it involved removing a wall and punching a hole in the roof for a large skylight. Looking … Continue reading

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Perspective – Literally and Metaphorically

Perspective – the way objects appear to the eye Today the drywall hanging crew arrived bright and early and by the end of the day boards will be up throughout the new addition.  I put together a couple quick panoramas … Continue reading

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Remodeling – A definition.

What’s my new definition of remodeling? It’s “How to turn a 5K square feet into a studio apartment.”  We’ve entered the next phase of our renovation; the remodeling of the ground floor living spaces. Just to recap – we’ve added … Continue reading

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Mission Demolition

As exciting as it is to watch walls go up, watching walls come down is equally so!  Today the project crossed the threshold into the existing house and demolition of the existing main floor rooms has begun.  With an older … Continue reading

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