We are about approximately one weekend (maybe two) away from bathroom completion! We finally chose a paint color and trim color after much back and forth. The winner was Benjamin Moore's "Maritime White." And the trim is "Cotton Balls." Is anyone surprised by our nautical choice in paint colors? The shower door was installed and is … Continue reading Faraway, So Close!
We thought we had the paint color right the first time. Nah, that would be too easy. The tan we picked was making the canvas cabinets look a little too yellow. When I look at this photo everything looks ridiculously monochrome. With no shortage of paint color choices, we are again stuck in decision paralysis. … Continue reading Seeing Spots
Cabinets 1 and 2 were installed over the weekend. Seems easy, right? Until you remember that holes need to be cut for the plumbing. Our last vanity had no back whatsoever so it was hard to use that as a template. Nothing like drilling those first couple of holes and thinking, "there goes the warranty...." … Continue reading Cabinets 1 and 2 – Check!
I know not everyone shares the same enthusiasm for picking out each part of bathroom project. But, I am so excited for the end product that I can't help myself. This weekend Howard installed the new radiator cover. It's so shiny and new. And the walls and ceiling were sanded and primed. We also picked up our … Continue reading It’s all in the details
Our weekend kind of went like this: Home Depot, Lowe's, Home Depot. We made some purchases and hit some decision paralysis. We were up early on Saturday morning to start off our weekend with some cabinet purchasing at the Home Depot. I made sure to dress up for the occasion which was a smart ideas … Continue reading Bathroom Update – Decisions, Decisions
I have to admit, I was a little surprised to hear from friends and family over Christmas that they check up on the blog so often. Which left me thinking that it's time to explain the lack of posts recently. And this excuse really stinks: my SD card is messed up. Oh, and we've been busy … Continue reading Bathroom Update