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The Remodeled (Upgraded) Kitchen

In a matter of a few months, the kitchen took a trip from the past to the present. It was a lot of hard work, a lot of curse words, but, luckily, not a crazy amount of money. Kitchens and baths sell a house, so I definitely didn’t want any of the original disco era… Continue reading The Remodeled (Upgraded) Kitchen

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Custom Room Dividers

Remember the cage? Yeah, that ugly, claustrophobic thing that was serving as a room divider between the living room, entry way, and dining. I get it. It’s a huge space and, technically, three rooms in one. Staging can be confusing, but a cage, really? I thoroughly enjoyed destroying that thing. After I destroyed the cage,… Continue reading Custom Room Dividers

Flip #2

New Sliding Glass Door

The original “sliding” glass doors leading to the backyard was extremely problematic for numerous reasons. Primarily, it didn’t actually slide. Secondly, it did not lock. Finally, it was a complete eyesore and was not energy-efficient. Sliding glass doors are surprisingly inexpensive (under $300), so replacing them can be a cheap fix. As with everything in… Continue reading New Sliding Glass Door

DIY Projects · Flip #2

DIY Kitchen Backsplash Tutorial

I had grand plans for a subway tile backsplash in my kitchen. It was going to be easy, cheap, and beautiful. Unfortunately, there is a curse on this house and nothing is easy or cheap. After determining that my cabinets on top and bottom aren’t level, any backsplash with a horizontal pattern (essentially all tile… Continue reading DIY Kitchen Backsplash Tutorial