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Grout AptA Bath Before After

Grout Cottage: Apt. A Bath

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We started with a shell of a bathroom. When I say shell I mean just framed walls with plywood because the previous owner had at some point demolished the entire bathroom and was in the beginning stages of putting it…

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Sarah’s House: Mystery Leak

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Ever wonder why I don’t get anything accomplished on my punch list, well that’s because when you live in an old house and don’t have the dough to rip the place apart before move in day– you have to take…

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Kristine’s House: Kitchen Demo

Kristine’s House: Kitchen Demo

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You might remember my post about my friend Kristine’s house.  She and her husband Fred are remodeling their kitchen and redecorating their living room. I’ve been helping Kristine a bit in both of these pursuits.  Kristine has chosen IKEA cabinets in…

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Bathroom Remodel

Bathroom Remodel

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This bathroom remodel took place at a rental house in Southern Pines, NC, the same house with the painted stair runner posted about here. I don’t have a true before and after for you because I didn’t make it over…

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Could this be it?

Could this be it?

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Oh boy, thank you Remodelista for unearthing this on Inspace Locations and presenting it to us all. It really helped me piece an idea together for the Indiana project. So after seeing Remodelista’s post on the English Cottage entry, it was…

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It’s A Beautiful Butterfly

It’s A Beautiful Butterfly

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Clearly I’ve read The Very Hungry Caterpillar way too many times to DC (hence the title of this post). I love when you find those home transformations where the beginning structure is a 1950s ranch or as some call it…

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