Den renovation: The floor and paint

April 18, 2019Den, Floors, Renovation

The next stage of our downstairs den renovation was the floor. Like everything else with this project, the floor is not something we planned on at the time. However, once we got the new drywall up that emphasized how terrible the floor looked so it had to be updated. When we originally moved in to … Read More


September 3, 2010Floors, Renovation

That last post about us ripping out the rest of the carpet actually happened about 4+ months ago. We were happy to get rid of the nasty carpet but the floors and stairs underneath were not much better and it made the house look kinda crappy when we had guests over. Here is what they … Read More

Carpet removal round 2

July 15, 2010Floors, Renovation

Well, after taking up the carpet downstairs I felt it would be a real pain the in the butt to pull the vacuum out just to vacuum the hall and stairs. Also, once we installed our fancy new lights in the hall we realized how dirty the carpet was. So up it came. I never … Read More

The den: Carpet removal

April 17, 2010Den, Floors, Renovation

Ever since we moved in, the downstairs of our house has always felt damp and smelled a little funny. Also, the previous owners had dogs so the carpet was kinda gross. We were waiting to remove the carpet until we could afford some hardwood floors but we were tired of the smell. So up came … Read More