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Remodel, Part 22: Sink and Backsplash

Sorry for the delay since my last Remodel post… I didn’t realize it had been over 10 days! Ooops! Last week was a very difficult week. The electrical sub-contractor argued with me two days in a row. Of course he waits to do it when none of my heroes are around to stop him. . . . → Read More: Remodel, Part 22: Sink and Backsplash

Equations aren’t just for math

As you probably have deduced, I’ve had a lot going on in… the remodel is winding down. YIPPPPPPPEEEEEEEEEEE! Yippee for multiple reasons…

1) I really need my kitchen back. We’re soooo sick of eating out! You know, once a week is OK, but Geez-Louise two-three times a day is getting really really old. And . . . → Read More: Equations aren’t just for math

Need advice: Bamboo or plastic??

Well, it’s just about time for me to start unpacking… I found the following locally at the Container Store and Storables.

I bought the bamboo, but am now having second thoughts. Bamboo or plastic?

They are both adjustable.

Bamboo closely matches the inside of the kitchen drawers.

Bamboo is a . . . → Read More: Need advice: Bamboo or plastic??

Remodel, Part 21: Countertops Installed

Remember my New Kitchen, Part 4: Cabinets and Countertop… Well, my waiting is over… YAHOOOOOOOOOOO!!!! Our countertops have been installed!!!!

Before countertop installation:

After countertop installation: (Mixer is there so we could make sure there is enough room for it under the light rail. Also sorry for the distortion, I used a wider . . . → Read More: Remodel, Part 21: Countertops Installed

Remodel, Part 20: Eureka

NOTE: OK, so this and upcoming posts aren’t about the kitchen so I decided to change the titles from “New Kitchen” to “Remodel”, but am still continuing the “Part” or chapter numbers continuing. I am posting all of these under both Kitchen Remodel and Home Remodel.

Do you remember Matt from my New Kitchen, . . . → Read More: Remodel, Part 20: Eureka

New Kitchen, Part 19: Honey What?

When you hear “Honey Bucket” what do you think?

Most of the world thinks this…

But, here in Oregon…

…this is what we think…

Not so bad, right? Actually, since we haven’t had a toilet on the main floor of our house for three-and-a-half weeks, we’ve had a Honey Bucket in . . . → Read More: New Kitchen, Part 19: Honey What?