Category Archives: Kitchen

Kitchen Remodeling- The Beginning

After posting The Kitchen Tour I went back and realized I hadn’t ever posted about the actual construction of the kitchen as it went along. Bad blogger! (Bad picture disclaimer…the pictures in this post were taken with the iphone 3g … Continue reading

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Kitchen Tour Continued

So let’s pick up where I left off on Friday, when I was speaking of maximizing storage in the kitchen. We had a cabinet built around our refrigerator which includes two tall pantry pullouts and four small cabinets above. When … Continue reading

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Kitchen Tour

The kitchen is the most completed room in the house and also our favorite room. It is completely custom and a lot of thought went into the design. The room was previously a bedroom and there was a wall splitting … Continue reading

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Adventures in Sealing Concrete Countertops

Technically one would think once you seal concrete countertops you’re done. That’s only true if it’s done correctly. In my case it seems like three times is a charm or better be a charm because after this I’m done. You … Continue reading

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Saga of the Acid Stained Concrete Counters

The acid staining of our concrete countertops seems to be a never ending saga, and today I was looking back through the blog and realized I haven’t actually talked much about the whole process. Let me start at the beginning… … Continue reading

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Cabinet Jewelry!!

Or as most people know it, cabinet hardware. Yes, the kitchen cabinet hardware was installed today and adds just the right touch to the kitchen. We chose a traditional/slightly industrial pull (not the cup pull) from Schaub & Company. It … Continue reading

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Installing the Stainless Steel Backsplash

A little while ago I mentioned we were having a stainless steel backsplash made to go behind the stove. Well she is now in place and perfectly at home. It wasn’t without some serious planning and elbow grease but it … Continue reading

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