The back story: A year ago I did a posting asking people who had products to contact me so I could post links to their pages. No one responded. The real reason I did this was because I came across some stencils in my reader and when I wanted to order them I could not … Continue reading
Category Archives: floors
The Porch- Still a Rough draft
I am not sure what I am going to call this room. I originally thought it would be a dining room, then I thought dining room/den, then den. It will look like a normal room but will not have heat and air in it. My mind has been all over the place on it. I … Continue reading
I Luv LUV Luv EC Lock Grip Strip Flooring!!
In my kitchen I used EC LOCK floors it is a grip strip vinyl plank and everyone who has seen it thinks the floor is wood. It looks good and for the kitchen (110 sq ft) it only cost $70 but thats because I got my two boxes from a surplus warehouse. I got the Chestnut finish. In Homedepot they sell the Allure brand but it costs a little more. I had a sample of the floor I used with me and it looked exactly the same.. Continue reading
Kitchen…just checking in
As I started putting things away in my kitchen I felt as if I was moving in all over again. I have so much stuff and I swear I must have some gypsy in my blood because I am not one to enjoy a lot of empty space. For some reason I feel like I should fill every single available nook and cranny and when I have company they are always looking around distracted when I am trying to talk. The comment I always hear is your place is so interesting. LOL Not sure if that is a nice way of saying hoarderish and/or junky but I hope not as that was not the goal. I did throw a lot of things away so I KNOW I am not as bad as those ppl on Continue reading
Up and At ‘Em.
I am getting up and ready to work on this frigging kitchen. I had a dream last night about a great idea and I have to do a little demo to implement it. I know, I know, 50 steps forward then I take 2 backward…that’s my life story, so don’t judge me…You should know me … Continue reading
The floor…part one
Okay so I decided to go ahead and do the floor today as well. I really wanted to have the demo finished but the electricity going out for 4 hours hurt me. Bad… Okay so the floors I had were those tile looking vinyl. It looked really pretty but in spots the top layer peeled … Continue reading
Plans for the weekend
All day long I couldn’t wait to get off. I have some shopping to do…again. I went to the Surplus store where I got my cabinets and got Randy to explain to me AGAIN what I am supposed to be doing. Now he added more on the list. Put a layer of lauan on the floor, … Continue reading