after grinding down the original concrete floors, we decided the best finish would be the simplest … just not the easiest.
Grinding and polishing my concrete floors technically started as an idea 4 years ago … but the time to do this properly came, and I’m not sure I was completely prepared for what that meant.
Living in your house while it is being remodeled is a tough thing to do – sometimes moving out is even tougher. We had to move everything out of the house to start the process of refinishing the concrete floors
It is Sunday night and I am so tired I almost didn’t write this post (the horror!!) It’s been a busy weekend and today has been a really busy day … but we have to talk about utility rooms because they can’t talk about themselves. I spent 4 hours this morning hanging out at the(…)
Sometimes the best laid plans don’t work out – even when you have a good reason for every decision, you just don’t get it right.
It’s only been a week but there is a lot that has happened … including a hit to the contingency fund. Twice.
A small but compacted renovation is underway at Life of an Architect World Headquarters
As an architect, I prepare drawings every day – so why is preparing drawings on your own house so terrible? There are many possibilities …
Despite the fact that it is definitely showing its age, I love my house … apparently so does someone else. Someone wants to buy it and I’m not ready to sell it.
Wood ceilings and heavy timber beams painted white … sounds pretty nice doesn’t it? It brings to mind bucolic summer vacations and Vera Bradley catalogs.