Just a blog about my 8 million projects

remodel

You are my sunshine

We decided the bathroom would be gray and yellow with oil-rubbed bronze hardware.  I had my mind set that I wanted some flowers and sun something in the bathroom.  When the girls were little, I used to sing them “You are my sunshine” a lot.  […]

All the Extras

Now that the cabinets were finished, it was the extra little things that had to be wrapped up.  We installed a light in the shower (where there was nothing). We took down the old light fixture (Wade does NOT like these kinds of lights!) and […]

Building Cabinets- The Sinks

This was the super fun part…NOT.  I dropped both sinks in and they fit like a glove! I will not tell you ALL about the difficulties with the hardware…but the biggest thing was the distance between the holes for the water lines, and the back […]

Building Cabinets- The Doors

As I waited for the mortar and grout to set on the counter, I continued working on the doors and drawer facings.  I had these wood knobs, and used a little metallic spray paint and some shellac to make the door knobs.   (Taking a […]

Building Cabinets- Counter Top

The next fun task was putting on the counter top and adding the sinks.  I wanted to tile, just because I had this vision in my mind of what the bathroom should look like.  The counter had to withstand the weight of tile, so I […]