Archive - June 2011

Miss Baby: A Glimpse

This sweet Miss Baby is totally chill and funny when she’s interested in something. She’ll stick her hands in her pockets and will be totally entertained by whatever she’s deemed worthy to “Look!” at. ...

The Bungalow Kitchen: Electrical

While Paula was over last week, after helping with the Bungalow’s north living room windows, she rallied to help with some electrical lay out. She knocked holes in the wall for outlets. And she skillfully helped to put in new...

Bungalow Living Room: North Windows

As I’ve mentioned, on Wednesday Paula showed up in time to help replace the North windows that surround our fireplace. We purchased casement windows for these particular windows because they are so much smaller than our other...

Bungalow Remodel: Visitors

It’s always so exciting when we get visitors to the bungalow, especially when progress is being made or being offered.  Yesterday was a full day of visitors and progress. Paula, Squash, and Miss Baby showed up in the morning to help...

Bungalow Kitchen: Southern Exposure–Walled Up

Because the Bungalow was built in the 20’s the outside walls lack insulation. Essentially they are brick covered in plaster. With the kitchen torn apart we’ve decided to add some furring strips which will allow us to not only...

April’s Kitchen Remodel Series: New Kitchen Cabinets

As you may recall from the previous update, we discovered some unfortunate water damage in the corner, which meant we needed new base cabinets for the perimeter or the kitchen.  This was not originally in the budget, but since the plan...

Bungalow Living Room Update: Windows

Officially we are empty-nesters. Literally. So that means that we get to put in our living room windows and work to complete our January make-over. Steady as she goes… This exchange is a multi-step process involving removing the...