Doesn't it always feel like there's one small area of a project or renovation that takes up the majority of your time and energy? Either because it's difficult, very important to the end goal, or something just keeps getting in the way of completing it? In this case, the primary bedroom and en suite bathroom [...]
Take a tour of the modern cottage living room in this Green Hills home in Nashville, Tennessee.
The Green Hills House is finished and I'm so excited to share it with you!
It's done! Our Spring One Room Challenge is complete, and I can't wat to share our big southern front porch with you.
When we started this whole ORC project, the thing that made us most excited was building a daybed swing. They always look so inviting, and like you could take a nap and listen to the breeze on an early summer afternoon. Not late summer though… at least not in Tennessee. That’s AC on full blast, how-little-clothing-can-I-wear-and-still-look-professional kind of weather.
This week's project was removing all the layers of paint from our porch floor and front walkway. "Sounds simple enough," you might say. But you would be sorely mistaken. As it turns out, removing 5-6 layers of paint from a hundred year old concrete slab is not easy.
We're starting from the ground up--with landscaping in Week 2.
It's time for the Spring One Room Challenge! We're making over our big southern front porch--come along for the ride every Thursday for the next 8 weeks as we give this front porch a facelift.
The bathroom is 90% done! We've had a water disaster, changed the floorplan, and I love how it's turning out.
The start of a full renovation on a 1940s cottage in Nashville, TN