Tag Archives: construction

Kitchen Updates Before and After

You ever wonder what happens after a while on those design shows? It has been a  little over year with the new kitchen. When someone’ walks in the kitchen the first reaction is often “Damn it’s bright in here.” The … Continue reading

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Chalkboard Paint & Refrigerator Art

“We did things that were so night and day from what we first thought. By waiting , we ended up with a house that functions well” -Leyla Jaworski It took over five phone calls to get the guy to show … Continue reading

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Fresh and Uncluttered

Recently, I switched rooms in the home I rent. This took longer than expected, because I didn’t want to simply transfer my (extensive) mess to a new room; I wanted a completely fresh and uncluttered start. After hours and hours … Continue reading

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Murphy’s Law: Real Life Hellish, Beautiful, Blessed Nightmare

Originally posted on Real Life of an MSW:
Murphy’s law: “Anything that can go wrong, will go wrong!” If you’re in the middle of a home remodel, let me warn you Murphy’s Law is coming along for the ride and…

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DIY Mailbox Makeover To Boost Curb Appeal

forgotten secrets I came back from my morning run and laying there on the ground was my 15 year old mailbox, presumably a victim of a poor hit and run. I didn’t have too much time to focus on it … Continue reading

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