Dining Room Renovation Plans

livinginafixerupper.com before pictures dining room

Lemme tell ya, restoring an old home or renovating a fixer upper is never a sprint, and always a marathon…unless you’re HGTV of course! But our dining room renovation has been a work in progress from the time we moved in over a year-and-a-half ago. Within the first few months after moving in we took out […]

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The Floor Sanding Sagas – Part II

Note: Hi all! This post was intended to go up this past Monday (21st), but as things were a bit cray-cray with work, the wonderful floor stainers, busy holiday week, and living out of a suitcase for a few days, it’s just now going up. Hence, read this as though it were Monday. Also, since in […]

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Building A Case Against Our Built-Ins

In the ongoing project of refinishing our floors, there are certain things that we had to decide whether or not they needed to go. One major decision of something to keep or not were these built-ins. Now one may look at them and go, “oh, but those look ok”, “ooo, window seat!” or “shelves are […]

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