Ignored to Restored

Hello strangers! I’m not even going to look at the date of my last post, but it has certainly been a while…Wow! That long ago, really? You’re probably expecting to find the house fully transformed by now. So I’m on here to post final “After” shots right? Huh! I wish. As usual though, I’m very…

New Addition!

We recently made a BIG purchase that caused foyer renovations to be that much more pressing. How BIG can a baby be though? Unless it’s followed by grand and is a piano, then it’s pretty big! That’s right. The new addition to our family is a John Wanamaker baby grand piano! So what does this have to…

My Kitchen Saga

Possibly the longest running saga (not just on my blog, but ever written anywhere!) is my kitchen project. A kitchen is possibly the most time consuming and most expensive undertaking when it comes to renovating a house. This is especially the case for us, because so many other projects have for one reason or another taken precedence over countertops and…

Before Pictures of the Foyer

This is a picture of the room how it looks right now (remember we bought the house in “as is” condition). You can see right away the things that have to go (the flooring, the paneling, the doors, etc.), but notice the potential here too. The stairwell is in good condition so we are also excited…