Monthly Archives: June 2013

New Pantry Subfloor

We have been jumping around a lot on our projects, so bear with us!  Today we are back to the pantry.  Yesterday Ryan pulled up the old flooring and my dad helped us put in new support.  Some of the floor joists had water damage and needed support added.  This also allowed us to level […]

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Guest Room Accessories

I have had the itch to do a ton of little decor projects lately.  All of the ideas have been saved away for a rainy day, but never really get done.  Yesterday I just went for it, and crossed a ton of projects off my list.  Most of the projects I did belong in the […]

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Easy DIY Headboard

  Ryan and I have been hard at work today making this super easy headboard.  It takes a lot of time, but anyone can do it!  We had most of the supplies we needed, so we only ended up spending about $35 (for 1″ foam and fabric). First we traced out the pattern we wanted […]

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Town Cleanup Day

We have been working hard today to get the siding off of the house.  Our local dump is having a Town Cleanup Day where you can drop anything off for free.  So, the siding has got to go!  We are only taking off the outermost layer so that we have a smooth place to put […]

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Bathroom Update

  We recently finished the built-in shelving unit in our bathroom.  As I was preparing to write a post, I noticed that I haven’t done a bathroom update in months!  We are all settled in now and only need trim, which will be coming along soon.  I will write a separate update about the shelving […]

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Mice, Mold, and Mildew

It’s hard to imagine the pantry as a place to store food after the nasty things we discovered today. We gutted the walls down to the studs, which was definitely the most disgusting job we have done so far.  The window must have had some leaking issues, as well as the roof, so we had […]

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Introducing the Pantry

In our office we have a few extra bins of kitchen stuff that just doesn’t fit in the kitchen right now.  Luckily, we have a small room located off of the kitchen that will work great as a pantry.  It is in rough shape.   There is a door that leads into the backyard, but […]

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