This Old Cottage

It’s been four years of steady deconstruction, reconstruction and the messiness that goes with them. We’re taking a short break… and we’ll be back soon with a gutted bathroom.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

That Was Then, This Is Now

That Was Then, This Is Now

Benjamin Moore Blooming Grove green

Sunlight, Shadows, and Metamerism

It's Beginning to Look a Lot Like a Kitchen!

It’s Beginning to Look a Lot Like a Kitchen!

 

crown moulding painted sherwin williams steamed milk

Baseboard, Crown, and Cupboard

The Corner Dining Room

The Corner Dining Room

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

If one wall takes six months, how long do six walls take?

If one wall takes six months, how long do six walls take?

Oven Ordeal

Oven Ordeal

 

 

 

 

 

 

Serious cracks in mudroom floor

The Mudroom Demolition

American Craftsman window from Home Depot

Begone Ugly Window

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Old drafty aluminum window

The Accidental Demolition

Ox yoke chandelier

One Ox-yoke Chandelier for Sale — Cheap!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Perfectionism: Part 3 -- The Struggle

Perfectionism: Part 3 — The Struggle

Going, going gone

Going, going gone

White treadle sewing machine

Sew What?

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Sixth Wall

The Sixth Wall

Cottage Move-In Day!

Cottage Move-In Day!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Porch Swinging

Porch Swinging

coal burning fireplace

Goin’ to Town and Buyin’ the Mantel

Harvest Kitchen

Harvest Kitchen

Fiberglass doors by Milliken Millwork, painted Sherwin Williams Dovetail Gray.

How Can such a Little House Have Such Big Demands?

 

Iced Tea on the Back Porch

Iced Tea on the Back Porch