Sometimes when we are in the thick of a DIY renovation (aka house flip), we do not feel like we will ever be done! If you are feeling this way in the midst of your project, you are not alone! So many times we felt we would NEVER finish this flip. House renovation is not… Read More Flip #5 Finale: DIY Renovation Complete!
Why Invest in Exterior Improvements? Do you look at the neighborhood when you are looking at a house? Of course you do! Are you looking at the other houses? The cars? The people? I hope you are saying yes, yes, and yes! Which houses are you noticing? The ones who have put time into exterior… Read More Why Invest in Exterior Improvements?
The bathroom in this house came with a host of problems. ‘Beautiful bathroom’ are not the words that came to mind when we stepped inside. To the naked eye, it only looked outdated that it just needed some cosmetic updates. Well, the plot thickened. Inspection Day The inspector that looked at this house for us… Read More Beautiful Bathroom Reveal: Which Layout Did We Pick??
What is the secret to a beautiful open concept kitchen, dining and living room? What makes them flow together in an open concept? This house is slightly unique in that the kitchen is in the middle of the house with the dining room on one side and the living room on the other. I feel… Read More Beautiful Open Concept Main Floor
This kitchen transformation is by far the most dramatic to date. Never before have we had to gut the entire kitchen including all of the cabinets. Usually to keep our costs down we save the cabinets and refinish them, however, this kitchen had three different kinds of cabinets–all different styles. Removing all the cabinets makes… Read More Kitchen Transformation: From Mismatched to Magnificent!
Remember when we asked, “which is the craziest bedroom of all”?? Well….the bedrooms are complete!! It is time for the bedroom renovation reveal! Which will be your favorite transformation of them all?? Cast your vote in the comments below!! Related: “Mirrors mirrors on the wall, which is the craziest bedroom design of all?“ Sailing in the… Read More Bedroom Renovation Reveal: Which is your favorite transformation of all?
While juggling careers, six kids, and all of our projects, sometimes my own home falls behind! Any other mamas feel behind out there? We have the capability to make our own house extremely nice, but we pour so much of our time in other areas. Well….it is time for a mini bathroom make over! Well… Read More Mini Bathroom Makeover At MY House!
Installing kitchen cabinets is like solving a life size jigsaw puzzle. If you missed our previous posts on this kitchen, this is the first time EVER that we have had to purchase brand new cabinets. The previous cabinets were a mismatch of 3 different styles pieced together from the restore. Related: Kitchen Before and Demo… Read More Installing Kitchen Cabinets–It is Coming Together!
Demo is always a load of fun…until you lose your only toilet in the house. In order to get the toilet back in, we have to put our bathroom flooring down first. Salvaged vs. New In our previous four flips, we never had to pick out bathroom flooring. With every house we have uncovered beautiful… Read More Bathroom Flooring & Fixtures Going In!
What are the key rooms in a home that make or break the value of your home when selling? The kitchen and bathrooms!! What rooms are NEVER updated in our project houses? The kitchen and bathrooms. UGH! They always require the most thought, vision, and you guessed it….money. We have dealt with the classic window… Read More Major Bathroom Renovation: Part Two- Construction