Flip #2

Covering Wood Paneling: FAIL

The Bachelorette Pad came with lots and lots of wood paneling- all shapes, sizes, and colors of it. Unfortunately for me, I hate paneling. It just screams disco era to me. After brainstorming about how to cover those panels, I was left with not many options. I could paint them, but that was last on… Continue reading Covering Wood Paneling: FAIL

Flip #2

My Review of Graco Spray Station 2900

After the debacle in the living room, I had brand new sheetrock and texture. So I guess that is the silver lining of the ordeal. Since the room is abnormally large, I wanted to try using paint sprayer rather than rolling. I have Carple Tunnel Syndrome & rolling kills my wrist. I was hoping this… Continue reading My Review of Graco Spray Station 2900

Flip #2

Aged Bathroom Countertop Dilemma

In the first Bachelorette Pad flip, there were some dated bathroom countertops. Luckily, it was a fairly easy & inexpensive fix. Most big box construction stores carry pre-cut marble, granite, and even solid surface countertops for bathrooms. I was fortunate enough to find a pre-cut granite countertop at a discount home store. For less than… Continue reading Aged Bathroom Countertop Dilemma

Flip #2

Choosing the Right Floors

The entertaining area is home to my living room, dining room, and entry way. I was hoping to incorporate two different floor types to help define the space. Unfortunately, the size and layout of the room did not allow for multiple flooring types. And after my unfortunate experience with my cabinet guy, the carpet was… Continue reading Choosing the Right Floors

Flip #2

Unplanned Surprises

House Flipping 101: Expect the unexpected. Most of the time, the unexpected is not good. While it’s not fun to discover drains need replaced or wiring is dated, that isn’t anyone’s fault. So I don’t mind those surprises (too much). But when the unexpected surprises are someone’s fault and could be avoided, then I’m far… Continue reading Unplanned Surprises