Rose City Bungalow 1913
- Published on Monday, 13 August 2012
Authors: Bungalow13I'm super excited to share sketch ups of the first kitchen bid that I just got this morning. And even more excited to say that I did not faint or swoon or even gasp at the price. While the price is really overwhelming, it could have been much much worse. I am optimistic that we can get this bid to work within...
- Published on Sunday, 12 August 2012
Authors: Bungalow13One doorway down and one more to go. Steve took out the doorway between our bedroom and the kitchen yesterday. not really quite sure why it was ever there but let's just say that the builders of our home liked doors. I think that our 2 bedroom house originally had about 14 doors. A little excessive, don't...
Busy Gathering Quotes
- Published on Thursday, 09 August 2012
Authors: Bungalow13Not much new to report around here, other than us wrapping our heads around having a very skinny bank account in the very near future. We met with 3 different cabinet contractors this week and hope to have the bids back by the end of next week.
I am busy scheduling bid appointments for plumbing, electrical, floors,...
Finally Found THE Faucet
- Published on Monday, 06 August 2012
|from This Old House|
The only solution I found for this initially was to purchase a commercial faucet/sprayer system,...
- Published on Friday, 03 August 2012
Authors: Bungalow13Thought I would share the latest drawing of our kitchen. Still need a few tweaks here and there but we hope to get bids next week!
Faux Built-In Ironing Board
- Published on Thursday, 02 August 2012
Authors: Bungalow13as far as we know, our house never had one. but it would have made sense if one was originally in our kitchen. So we're gonna reincarnate it or something like that, by building one in as a spice rack.
|I just couldn't resist this one-how much fun!|
|$5, will they honor that price now?|
- Published on Wednesday, 01 August 2012
We dove in and we sunk. Not like those awesome Olympic divers. We are submerged in all things kitchen. So many little details that you have to include in your plans that I always forget about. Yuck.
Some of my piles of pictures I have pulled out over the past 6 years as well as my kitchen faucet...
Summa, Summa, Summa-time
- Published on Tuesday, 31 July 2012
|drivin the tractor at the zoo today|
Like I said in my last post, I love summers in Portland and am so looking forward to enjoying a few weeks in a row here.
The plants are in full bloom, we have enjoyed several pints of home grown blueberries, our zucs are going nuts, the pole beans are ready and the tomatoes are getting...
If these walls could talk...
- Published on Monday, 30 July 2012
Authors: Bungalow13Ok, I took that from Han-Mei over at Swanky-Chiang blog-hope you don't mind:)
Sorry for being so MIA recently but life has been sorta crazy with demo'ing, building and being out of town every weekend for the last month. I have just barely gotten laundry done... plus just haven't been in the mood for...
- Published on Wednesday, 18 July 2012
So after not finishing on Sunday, Steve called work off Monday to complete demo. After a full day of demo Monday, Steve made it to the dump 10 minutes before closing and unloaded over 1500 lbs of debris. Mind you this doesn't include any of the wood. He took a trip to hall all the stair wood to the wood waste...