Category Archives: kitchen reno

A recap of my week

Our celebrations started with a party on Saturday, December 20th. Our first time attending, this is the annual do of one of the more active members of our church (and of Integrity Canada, if you are familiar with Anglican politics), … Continue reading

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Random stuff

Well, the rest of my family have headed off with the grandparents to the Gasp├ęsie for a holiday. They’ll be back next Friday. I’ve got to much paid work to do so I’m staying here on my own. Tigger thinks … Continue reading

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Kitchen Reno (Phase 3, Stage 2)

Warning: Photo heavy post The plumber came this morning and after a little bit of grumbling, it is all installed and I have running water in my kitchen again. Hurray! So here is the photo tour… This is the run … Continue reading

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almost there …

We’re so close I’m not going to post photos today. But we are ready to call the plumber back to hook up the pipes for the sink. The 8 foot counter top was about 1″ too short for that run … Continue reading

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The plumber’s verdict

One day I would like to hire a tradesperson, have them come into my house and NOT say (with furrowed brow) “Why would they have done it like that?” I suppose it is a good thing it wasn’t us that … Continue reading

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There is always something…

So we got the other cabinets ripped out, patched what needed patching on the wall, and got some paint up (since the old counter had a built in splash-back and this one doesn’t. We started examining the work to be … Continue reading

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Kitchen Reno (Phase 3, Stage 1)

Don’t look through the archives for photos of Phases 1 and 2 or anything. I don’t think I blogged them. But you should know that we are not gutting the whole kitchen and having it redone with all the attendant … Continue reading

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surreal

Mrs. Magritte really shouldn’t let her husband install kitchen cabinets. (apologies to those “great housewives of art” books)

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