Bathroom Renovating- Planning a full gut job versus a partial remodel

berwyn bathroom from front

When we do bathroom remodels we typically do gut jobs.  Most are over 20 years old and we remove everything: the tile, fixtures, plumbing, cabinetry.  With the room completely empty we are able to renew the mechanicals, improve the layout and …
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One Room Challenge, Week 2: The Essentials

orc week 2 bed nighstand

Here we are again, One Room Challenge!  If this past week didn’t break me, then there is a good chance I’ll make it through this whole process.   In the past 7 days I… flew back from Mexico, came home …
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Cottage Talk: First Floor Plan

Guys, I must admit to being a tad overwhelmed right now.  Between the blog, a hefty workload, my own cottage renovation, and holidays on the horizon I just feel like there isn’t enough of me to go around.  But this …
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Exorcising the Demons

All of us design lovers are a little crazy when it comes to our own spaces.  Personally, I treat my own home design a little bit like therapy for myself.  I soul search, I rearrange, I tweak and I agonize …
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Space Planning, Furniture Layouts + Photos of My Loft

Hallelujah, it’s Friiiiiday!  Before I sign out for the week, I thought we could talk about my apartment.  So, I’m still not ready to show you guys the decor of my new pad.  Great things take time, right?  But I …
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