Teaching Old Houses New Tricks

Renovations & Real Estate

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.

Front Porch Makeover Spring 2020, One Room Challenge, Our House, Renovations

May 7, 2020

Southern Front Porch Makeover – Spring 2020 One Room Challenge – Week 1

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The start of a full renovation on a 1940s cottage in Nashville, TN

Green Hills House, Renovations

January 23, 2020

A 1940 Cottage Renovation in Nashville – Part 1: Before and Backstory

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Drumroll please…. our first “after” photos are here! If you need a refresher on the “before” photos for our house, click here. We bought our 1926 bungalow in Nashville in March 2019, and I’m going room by room through our house renovating and redecorating. I’ll share each room as I finish them, one at a time! Our living room is the place we spend a lot of time when we’re home, and the place we do a lot of our entertaining, so it was important to me to get it finished first.

Our House

September 18, 2019

Living Room – After

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