Category Archives: Cabinets

We found a buffet!

This is another long overdue post but I found a buffet on Craiglist! I have been stalking Craiglist for a few months now looking for a buffet to go in our kitchen for our coffee/baking station. I found a few … Continue reading

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Rounding out week 10…

Oh man, what a week! We rounded out week 10 by installing doors, drawers, trim, lights, and have TONS of pictures. Continue reading

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A Week of Cabinets, Part 1

Base cabinets are installed along with a support for the counter over the dishwasher. Continue reading

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A Big Weekend, Part 3

The range hood goes in, the pantry cabinet goes in, but not before we hack up some Ikea legs. Also Ikeafans.com bails us out several times. Continue reading

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A Big Weekend, Part 2

Painting the ceiling and installing the first wall cabinets! Continue reading

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A Big Weekend, Part 1

We had a pretty big weekend, making lots of visible progress on the kitchen. This post is part 1 of 3. I finished the floor including cutting trim and getting the floor under our radiators. Then we did some shopping for trim, space heaters, tools, and some other odds and ends. Continue reading

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The reno goes on…

Walls get sanded, cabinets get built, and I him-haw over a paint color. Things are finally seem like they are moving along in our renovation. The finish line has just came into our sights. Continue reading

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We passed our 2nd rough-in inspection!! Day 35..

I struggle with some challenges presented when fixing the wiring for our lights. But I overcome them and get a rough-in approval! Continue reading

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The last few big ticket items..

The last of our big ticket items are purchased, counter tops and a range hood. Continue reading

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Wrestling With a Big Wire

Our cabinets show up! I replace the cable for our range after struggling to find the proper size staples, and get our dishwasher electrical outlet figured out. Continue reading

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