Category Archives: bathroom renovation

Bathroom Renovation–Epilogue

It was about this time last month that Tripp installed the final towel bar and I finished filling our Q-tip and cotton ball canisters in our brand new, bright and twinkle-y bathroom. We’ve been using it for about a month … Continue reading

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Bathroom Renovation Chapter 9–And We’re Done

I have been looking forward to writing this post since that fateful day in February when I came home to water running from our upstairs master bathroom.  Our bathroom is finally finished! Can I get a Hallelujah! ***insert choir of … Continue reading

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Bathroom Renovation Chapter 8–In the Closet

No, I am not referring to shocking revelation due to my ongoing soon to be empty nest/hormonally induced/mid-life crisis. I would like to show you something.  Something so wonderful it nearly brought me to tears (like it really takes much … Continue reading

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Bathroom Renovation Chapter 7–Painting Windows

I experimented with a new painting technique on our bathroom window this weekend. Now before I tell you about this new technique I would like to point out that painting is my thing.  I am the Rainman of painters-“I am … Continue reading

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Bathroom Renovation Chapter 6–A Losing Battle

Sheetrock is a beautiful thing. Once the sheetrock goes it, everything starts taking shape.  It starts looking more like a bathroom rather than a fun-house maze of 2 x 4’s. So here is the shower and toilet area. And here … Continue reading

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Bathroom Renovation Chapter 5–While We Were Out

What a difference a week makes! It’s probably a good thing that I wasn’t home for the taking off and replacing of the roof… And our contractor has been just as busy inside.  Look at my pretty new window. I … Continue reading

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Bathroom Renovation Chapter 4 – We Dug Too Deep

Not has happened since my last bathroom update.  Why?  Because we dug too deep. This, my friends, is what wood rot looks like. Turns out, when the bathroom was added on, the roofline wasn’t altered appropriately.  One of the hip/valley … Continue reading

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Bathroom Renovation Chapter 3 – Blank Slate

One week and half an inch of dust later, here is the bathroom. Tah-Dah! Now normally, our motto when it comes to renovating is, “Don’t dig too deep.”  Most of the time, you just end up finding something that costs … Continue reading

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Bathroom Renovation Chapter 2 – The Before

Tripp and I met with our contractor last night and discussed the bathroom renovation plans.  We don’t have all the details quite worked out, but we have a place to start.  So that means just one thing – demolition. I … Continue reading

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Bathroom Renovation Chapter 1 – The Idea Process

Let the bathroom renovation commence!  Since the pipes in our master bathroom burst last week, our master bath renovation has been moved up from the ‘Five Year’ timeline to the next month timeline.  We’ve renovated just about every other room … Continue reading

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