Well, most of my nights lately have looked a bit like this:
I’m not complaining, though. I find house projects oddly soothing. I think I will be very sad once this kitchen project is over. I love figuring out all the details and, surprisingly, doing the work. I was able to get all the cabinets primed pretty quickly. Oh, and it doesn’t hurt that I’m a few cabinets shorter than I was! YAY! Those new cabinets that were along the back wall?? GONE. YEP. It now looks 500 times bigger in here!
You may also noticed that I painted the breezeway door. What a HUGE difference! Natural wood is great, however, this door had been beat up pretty bad. Someone must have kicked the door in at one point, because it didn’t even stay shut…part of the wood was removed by the handle. I couldn’t bare getting rid of the awesome old door, SO, my dad so kindly fixed it! He reinforced it with steel and put new hardware on. I was in charge of making it pretty
I am in the process of putting the cabinet doors back on now. I am SO excited to see how it comes together. I am definitely going to need to figure out the floor situation, as well as the counters. I would love to do white for the countertops. I need to figure out which surface would be best, regarding stains. I’d love any input!
Oh, and can we just take a minute to talk about this hood?! There were about 3 inches of grease on it, but now that I’ve gotten it just about all cleaned up, I am in heaven! Isn’t she beeeeeeautiful?!
Sigh. This Mid-Century girl is happy.