Brizo Talked Me Into a Powder Room Makeover

created at: 09/16/2010

This is what I have now, it’s the BEFORE.

I’ve posted about other people’s powder room re-dos, but now it’s my turn. When I first did this powder room, I truly believed I would NEVER want to change it. The soft gray walls, black and white photos, white pedestal sink and toilet, hardwood floors and the then-so-chic shiny brass fixtures. For me, contemplating a makeover is serious business. I’ve been deliberating about this for the past year. Continue Reading

Unbelievable Cabin Makeover

Call of the wild

You know those real estate ads that says ‘Needs a lot of work’? This ramshackle cabin in Tee Harbor, Alaska included such a description in its ad–although it was probably an understatement. Unoccupied for six years, the home was abandoned by its previous owners who left behind bags of moldy clothes and furniture scattered in the yard. The home’s basement walls were rotted and its porch had collapsed. But none of that scared off Jennifer and Noah who saw beyond all that nastiness and bought the place anyway. Continue Reading