Foyer is complete

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OK....last Foyer post I promise!!! Just wanted you to see a few of the items we decided on keeping up.... I found some great old objects around town...all this old shutter needed was a good cleaning....found at a local Architectural salvage...A new table from TJ Maxx...we love the antiqued look of it....the lamp is going to be … [Read more...]

Foyer remodel update

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You remember the stairs....it's all their fault...They turned out so good...they started to make everything else look....sort of blahevery time I look at them I love them more!done with the red...So the color we went with is Behr Light French Grey....LOVE LOVE LOVE it!chandelier from Overstock.com in love !!My new plant....I pray I don't kill … [Read more...]

Oh Joy!!! New treads!!

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 Recently I told you about Putter...the 9 year old Golden....that we love dearly....but he hated our shiny new stairs...see the post here... He has stumbled a few times coming down the stairs...so we ordered some fabulous treads...I know! Aren't they awesome!They are from Natural Area Rugs . ...I am placing some carpet tape on both sides … [Read more...]

Trim coming along…

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 We worked this past weekend on the foyer....we are LOVING it so far!!! FYI...to see original post it is here...all credit for this idea goes to Centsational Girl...My cute trim carpenter....hard at work...He keeps in pencil handy....on his ballcap....a good tip I thought I should share...Lookin good right?!?! Loving it!Me using the … [Read more...]

The Foyer—a work in progress….

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 You all know how it goes....you make something in a room look sooooo much better...Other things in that room that haven't been touched in 7 years...start to bother you ....endless cycle...So we ( and by we--I really mean ME)---we started to think of some ways to update this space.over the red....loved it 7 years ago....I started seeing things … [Read more...]

Video Tutorial–Stair Makeover

The recent renovation of our wood stairs is now on video! I didn't take a lot of video...but I thought some part may be helpful to see in motion....If you missed the blog posting...here is the reveal....Stairs Revealed...Here is the youtube.....Video Tutorial Stair Makeovermy camera skills are a work in progress people....please be kind ;) … [Read more...]