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Better Late Than Ever, The Final Kitchen Remodel Pictures

I know, I know, I promised these months ago.  They fell victim to yet another blog hibernation.  But it’s time to wrap up the remodel project, so now I give you the end result.  And yes, we’re very, very pleased with the result.  Remodeling the kitchen has completely transformed our house, and we love it.  […]

December 9, 2011 · Harry · No Comments
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Yes, The Kitchen Is Finished

And no, I don’t have final pictures.  We decided to strip the wallpaper from the dining room, which the kitchen now opens into, and I can’t get good pictures without having some of the dining room in view.  But I know a few people have waited for pictures, and they really, really are coming. I’ve […]

April 19, 2011 · Harry · One Comment
Posted in: Gardening, House

Long Time Since An Update

Wow, the entire month of March with no update.  I didn’t realize it had been that long.  We’re 99.99999% complete, but the one visible thing remaining is about a half-inch gap on the ceiling vent in the middle of the kitchen – the vent cover doesn’t quite cover the vent.  They’re supposed to be taking […]

April 7, 2011 · Harry · No Comments
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Kitchen, Day 38

Yeah, big gap since the last update, but things have still been moving along nicely, just not big noticeable things. But the painters were in last week, and after a last-minute change to get a better shade of green, we have: The island should get its granite Wednesday. I think we’re in the final week!

February 27, 2011 · Harry · No Comments
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Kitchen, Day 18

And the new kitchen is definitely taking shape. Cabinets will hopefully be ready for the painters after tomorrow. The new window will hopefully be installed tomorrow, the farmhouse sink will go underneath. Looking across the island to the nook for the new range. Looking towards the new laundry room. The new pantry cabinets. The new […]

February 13, 2011 · Harry · One Comment
Posted in: House