Fixing Our Uneven Ceiling

Well, we’ve stumbled upon our first snag in the renovation. It was only a matter of time and it definitely could be worse but until we resolve the issue, drywall will have to wait. The ceiling is uneven. Very common in older homes as they settle over time and it often goes unnoticed. We probably wouldn’t […]

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Kitchen Renovation Inspiration

With the kitchen reno well under way, I can’t help but start dreaming about the more decorative aspects of the design (AKA the only part I really like). Right after we moved in, we got to work on planning the layout of the kitchen so we could order our cabinets ASAP. In our previous house, […]

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Home Is Where the Big Bin Is: Tips for Demolition Day

It has begun. Demolition day is here and so is the giant dumpster we ordered to adorn our driveway. After we bought the house, we knew that the kitchen would be the first room we’d tackle for two reasons: We’re kitchen enthusiasts. For us, walking into a beautifully designed kitchen is like being wrapped up […]

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Well, There Goes the Neighbourhood

Home renovation. Two words almost guaranteed to put the fear of God in most married couples. Not us. We’re the exception rather than the rule. While many couples faced with a fixer upper would happily hold hands and skip away into a future of clean air ducts and in-tact cuticles, James and I have spent […]

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