What To Do With Old Plaster Walls

Let’s talk about lath and plaster walls. When we moved into our 1916 house 4 months ago, I had no idea what I was going to do with the plaster walls. The walls and ceilings throughout the house were covered with 4 or more layers of wallpaper. I do not like wallpaper, and I also … Continue reading “What To Do With Old Plaster Walls”

Home Renovation Part 4

The renovation is really coming along at the house. We got a WHOLE lot completed last week, and are already flying into this new week. Our electrical was completed a couple days ago (happy dance!) and it is such a luxury to have outlets when we need them (instead of getting an extension cord for an outlet … Continue reading “Home Renovation Part 4”

Dining Room and Foyer Home Renovation Part 2

Oh Friends, I would be lying if I didn’t tell you this week has been a rough one. I am starting to see why people say that renovations are so hard. They mean emotionally. Between asbestos and lead dust scares, we have been pulling our hair out hoping we are keeping ourselves and our daughters … Continue reading “Dining Room and Foyer Home Renovation Part 2”

New House, New Projects – Home Renovation Part 1

Hello friends! It is time I updated you all on our life over here. As many of you know, this past summer my husband and I made the decision to sell our house and search for an old house that we could renovate.  It was a decision that was a couple years in the making. … Continue reading “New House, New Projects – Home Renovation Part 1”