We still need to trim this out, it’s on the long list of “little” things left to do in the kitchen. We installed IKEA Laxarby black lower cabinets for most of the kitchen, but chose the IKEA Ringhult cabinets to surround the white Kitchenaid refrigerator. #HomeRenovation #HomeRemodel #KitchenRenovation #KitchenRemodel #DIY #Budget #craftsman #bungalow #dwell #design… Continue reading The long list of “little” things left to do in the kitchen.
Below you will see my inspiration photos for our kitchen remodel. You’ll see white tile, butcher-block, dark cabinets, white walls, exposed beams, drop lighting, and gold accents. Note that there aren’t many upper cabinets pictures. Light, airy and open is the goal! I wish I could give credit where credit is due, but Pinterest and Google don’t… Continue reading Kitchen Inspiration
“Bungalow implied a one-story or story and a half dwelling of between 600 and 800 square feet. Bedrooms were only bunk spaces. The kitchen, fitted like a ship’s galley, accommodated a single person.” – Gwendolyn Wright. From Building the Dream/MIT Press. That pretty much sums up what our kitchen is like; a ship’s galley that accommodates one… Continue reading “Your Kitchen Is Weird.” – A Craftsman Bungalow Kitchen Renovation
We put a lot of consideration into the fixtures we chose for our bathroom. The biggest obstacle, like most renovations, was the budget. We began by visiting local plumbing supply stores to determine which brands and styles we liked. We then hit the internet to see if we could find the items, or comparable ones, at lower prices.… Continue reading Shop: Bathroom Fixtures
Inspiration: We gathered lots of inspiration photos before we began our bathroom remodel and I believe we held true to the style we set out to accomplish. We managed to achieve a simple, clean look with warm wood accents. And, most importantly, we stayed within our budget…for the most part! Our finished bathroom: Marina, the… Continue reading From Inspiration To Reality