OH MY GOODNESS!! It is finally here guys, can you believe it? It's Week Six of the One Room Challenge – hands up if you know what that means!! YES! It's reveal week! Where you get to see the full-on, uncensored awesomeness of the room transformation! And honestly, who doesn’t love a good Cinderella story?! It's the stuff of Hollywood legend. To be honest, there were times during this reno when I didn’t know if this day would come. Countless long nights (and days), and many movies for ... Read More about One Room Challenge Laundry Room Refresh – Final Reveal!
Who knew there were SO many ways to DIY (and install) a floating shelf?! I dived into researching this while developing my design plan for the One Room Challenge. However, I could not find one post detailing the installation of a long and relatively slim floating shelf. We were trying to cobble together information from a few different sources only to be left coming up short, and kinda sorta pulling our hair out. And I just don’t think I would look great bald – Sinéad could pull it off ... Read More about Laundry Room Refresh Week 5
Why, hello there! In this week’s One Room Challenge post I am getting into the awful mess of refinishing a staircase. This task is not for the faint of heart. To be 100% truthful it was tremendously tedious and I would NEVER do it again. That said, I don’t like to be negative or a “Debbie Downer”, but you should know what you’re signing up for! The staircase we refinished is in a century home and we knew that there were probably several layers of paint to deal with. So if you’re ... Read More about Laundry Room Refresh Week 4
Hey hey!! We're three weeks into the One Room Challenge and this project is really starting to take shape! Even *gasp* dare I say it, starting to look like a laundry room?! I am SO excited to show you what we've done so far! The house is still in disarray but one saving grace is that the washer/dryer are operational again! My in-laws came to the rescue last week and laundered our son's clothes so at least he didn't have to go to school in his birthday suit! Ha! I joke... sort ... Read More about Laundry Room Refresh Week 3
Welcome To Week 2 My husband and I have been DIY'ing this Laundry Room Refresh for the One Room Challenge, and so far, so good. We've made some great progress in the last week, which I'm happy about...but none of it is really the "fun" stuff when bringing a space together. The start of the journey is all about the demolition (which is one of my husband's favourite parts), and tending to the parts of the project that are more the "functional" piece of the design. Full disclosure that we ... Read More about Laundry Room Refresh – Week 2