Remember that drawing I did of a fireplace I was planning on building for my dad? It is finally installed. Let’s take look at the process of getting from rough lumber and plywood to a finished fireplace.
We took the bedroom just off the living room and converted it into our library. This involved dividing the existing closet in half and making a small shelved closet for games etc. in the library and a broom closet in the hall.
Have you ever bought a house that was built in 1978 and all of the kitchen cabinets look like this? Pretty great huh? The good news is, they are solid plywood and you can do something about it. Like take down the cabinet about the peninsula immediately because this is a well built kitchen and you will have enough storage without it. Instant larger living space!! Keep Reading