Declutter Your Home While Remodeling

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This room had an old water bed frame for the bed which engulfed the whole room. We did an iron trundle bed to open this room which also still acts as an office. Like many of us there comes a time when the clutter overtakes our living space. I started this complete home remodel in November and finished it in … Read More

Bedroom Remodel and Red Sink

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During my first visit to the home,, I found Kay and her husband had remodeled the master bedroom many years ago, and it had a most interesting feature. The door would not swing completely into the room because there was a very cool red pedestal sink plumbed into the middle of the floor. Kay explained she put it there because … Read More

Remodeling for Handicap Access

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It was tops on the family priority to give the home bathrooms handicap accessibility. We took the closet from the guest room and made it into a shower for the hall bath. We took the big armoire from the entry and used it as a closet in the guest room. We remade the bed rails on the antique bed to … Read More

Making More Room in a Remodel

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The Kitchen accessibility was the biggest challenge of the remodel process as usual. I decided to complete this project in two phases. Phase one was to remodel the Hall Bath and two Guest Bedrooms. We changed these rooms completely. When this phase was complete, Kay still had a bathroom, a bedroom and a temporary kitchen which we put in her … Read More

Kitchen Remodel – Using Original Beauty

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The tile floors in the home have an amazing abstract mosaic design. Good old indestructible Paver tiles. These floors meant a lot to Kay because the floor was repaired by a dear friend who passed away. When the floors started to come apart in the high traffic areas, they chose to put a beautiful wood ribbon down the center. Great … Read More

The Family That Eats Together…

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As with all close families, the dining area is the “melting “pot” of family happenings. Kay had her husband’s picture at the head of the table,, which I found wonderfully positioned. I elaborated on it a little, yet most of my work in this room was refurbishing an old bench she had in her barn. We refurbished the frame and … Read More

Lightening Up the Living Room

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Originally the living room was a “circling of the wagons” around the perimeter of the room. The window wall of paneling made the room dark and off balance. The completed project created a room with a conversation area for family and friends as well as an area for her bridge games. We kept some of the beautiful paneling and famed … Read More

Updating the Entry of a Creekside Home

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Kay’s entry has a wall of windows and a glass front door which makes it more of a sun room than just a place to hang your coat.  The entry has a wood burning fireplace for a cozy and comfortable place for Kay and her best friend to sit and talk about all their great memories of family and friends.  … Read More

A Beautiful Remodel for a Creekside Home

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Kay Pieser is one of those clients who allowed me an opportunity to bring her personality back into her home.  When I first met Kay she was trying to decide between building a beautiful new house on her property or salvage her existing house.  I explained she could build a beautiful new house, yet she would lose the charm and … Read More

Tina’s Client Kay Gives Her Testimony!

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The time is right…let’s do it…contact an interior designer and begin remodeling!!! I made an appointment, but it was a month out.  My girlfriend and I were ready and waiting when the day came.  After one half hour passed with no word, out came the Yellow Pages.  Tina Nelson had an ad which said she was a Certified Interior Designer … Read More