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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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Backyard Pavers are Finished!!

Yes, the backyard concrete pavers are stained and sealed and the river rocks have been added in between. I’m super happy with the results! We used Soycrete Stain color Desert Mountain with a little bit of Espresso and sealed them … Continue reading

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Adventures in Sealing Concrete Countertops Part II

Last you heard I was about to apply the epoxy sealer to the concrete countertops. That was about 2 weeks ago and so far the sealer appears to have adhered and looks really nice. The tools used for the job … 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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The Concrete Backsplash is Saved!

I don’t mean to brag but I am a color specialist. If you remember, or if you don’t read about it here , the other day color was sanded off the concrete backsplash and I had a major meltdown (my … Continue reading

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Sealing the Concrete Countertops Part 1

We finally began sealing the concrete countertops in the kitchen yesterday! We were initially going to seal them with a penetrating sealer but opted for a low gloss epoxy resin sealer from V-Seal instead. I used that same sealer in … Continue reading

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