RS: before & during: bathroom

This one, I’m sorry to say, is a bit less glamorous than the dining room. Part of this is because it’s a bathroom. Unless you have unreal amounts of moolah at your disposal for their renovation, they don’t always turn out especially glamorous. This one, though. It required extra special levels of bravery (and youth) (and […]

restoration saga: seeing double

Former home owner mystery number three hundred twenty four: everything comes in twos. Like Noah. Only instead of armadillos and tigers, carpets and drop ceilings. The house also sported mismatched pairs: tile over hardwood, drywall over plaster, paneling over plaster, drop ceiling under drop ceiling under drywall under plaster. Our kitchen featured a double drop ceiling. Also flourescent lights. And […]