Category Archives: Building process

Lots and lots of last minute details. Since we did a lot of things our selves and we took on a lot of the finishes… it was crunch time for us. Time to finish up painting, putting in counter tops, installing the hood vent, painting cabinets, installing lights, hardware and the hood vent, and cleaning!! […]

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I haven’t talked a lot about our exterior…but I absolutely LOVE how it turned out!! On our plans we didn’t get much of a rendering and we had no idea on colors. It was kid of a fly by the seat of our pants type thing. I knew I wanted a white farmhouse and black […]

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So, when the paint went on and the trim was finished, it hit me… this isn’t a construction zone anymore!! It’s starting to actually look and feel like a house! Painting can really transform a space. And that is exactly what it did to my house!  We had a bit of a paining fiasco because […]

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Cabinets… where to start… well, I am not a fancy person so I knew instead of getting custom cabinets installed and spending a fortune, I could save some money here.  I wanted them all to look beautiful and be high quality but did not want to spend a lot! I waited until Lowes had a […]

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We had a local trim company called Bear Claw Carpentry do all our doors and trim and they were FABULOUS!! They did such an amazing job and I would highly recommend them! It was so fun to see the transformation doors and trim make! They set up shop right in our family room and what […]

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