The tiles are in! Well, in the porch. Not installed. We picked up on the tiles on Saturday and I immediately had buyers remorse. At the warehouse they looked yellowish out in the natural light. But I reminded myself that I always have buyer remorse so I kept my mouth shut. And they don't look … Continue reading The Tiles are In
This weekend we were back at our local tile store shopping for the perfect porcelain tile for the bathroom. We decided on this glazed beauty. It was nice and thick and had the new modern rectangular shape without being as large as the currently popular 12 x 24 tiles. When we returned the sample we asked if … Continue reading Oh the Porcelain Drama
There is not much to say this week that can't be said by one photograph. The bathroom project is now officially underway. The tile floor is up. We resisted doing the bathroom project ourselves after we experienced a lot of dust when we redid the hallway floor. But after three high contractor quotes (here) we … Continue reading The Bathroom Project Begins
It was a beautiful weekend this past weekend. The weather was around 80 degrees and sunny. Yesterday was a top 10 day in my book. Without any real agenda for the day we sort of poked around the yard and ran some errands. I was out in the garden yesterday evening picking lettuce for dinner and making … Continue reading Reusing the old tiles… in the garden?