House Tour

Here we go!

Throughout the whole house

To Do

  • Paint hallways
  • Replace carpet with hardwoods (downstairs only)
  • Replace beige light switches to white in each room
  • Make screens for all windows

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Front yard

Before

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To do

  • Trim trees
  • Replace the flood lighting
  • Add Cardinals door mat to front door (when Kevin’s not looking)
  • Add rocking chair on porch
  • Add rail on porch and stairs (so it’s to code)
  • Add dirt to the sides so the dirt slopes down away from the house
  • Clean up the yard in general, add some new plants

Garage

Before

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Progress

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To do

  • Replace Kevin’s garage door opener battery
  • Build shelves and organize
  • Hang bikes
  • Add work bench
  • Add rail to stairs leading to house
  • Add safety sensor to garage door

Back yard

Before

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To do

  • Buy patio furniture
  • Trim trees
  • Buy grill – we received this one as a wedding gift!
  • Trim trees again
  • Plant grass in some areas
  • Remove old wood and replant garden area
  • Add fire pit area with seating
  • Decorate and add additional seating to deck

Living room

Before

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Progress

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To do

  • Paint
  • Remove vertical blinds
  • Buy couch
  • Buy chair
  • Hang curtains
  • Hang blinds
  • Frost front door side window
  • Replace indoor door mat
  • Replace “Williams” sign (previous owner’s last name) on door
  • Decorate mantel and hearth on fireplace
  • Move Internet hook-up upstairs
  • Add end table(s)
  • Buy new coffee table
  • Add knobs to shoe cabinet/entry table

Dining room

Before

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Progress

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To do

Kitchen

 Before

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Progress

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To do

Master bedroom

Before

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Progress

DIY headboard

To do

  • Paint
  • Buy bed frame for new king size bed
  • Replace end tables – post on these coming soon because they’re adorable!
  • Hang curtains
  • Move my bed set into bedroom, move current bed set to guest bedroom upstairs
  • Make headboard
  • Buy navy quilt
  • Buy lamps
  • Buy longer CoVac cord for TV
  • Buy long mirror
  • Hang pictures/decorate

Master bathroom

Before

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Progress

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To do

  • Paint
  • Repaint – the color is all wrong
  • Repaint silver hardware to oil-rubbed bronze
  • Replace shower curtain
  • Add floating shelves behind toilet
  • Repaint trim white
  • Add frame around mirror or replace mirror
  • Replace light
  • Add additional storage (medicine cabinet?) somewhere
  • Hang pictures/decor
  • Buy long bath mat runner
  • Convert vanity to double sink?

Upstairs loft

Before

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To do

  • Paint
  • Figure out what to do with this space.
  • Create bookshelf nook along the window wall?
  • Add chairs/pillows?
  • Add decor/functionality?

Guest Bedroom One

Before

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Progress

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To do

  • Move our queen bed from master to this bedroom
  • Move master bedroom set to this bedroom
  • Rehang headboard
  • Rehang mirror
  • Go through Christmas presents that we stored in this room
  • Go through wedding things that we stored in this room
  • Hang decor
  • Hang curtains
  • Stain dressers?

Guest Bedroom Two / Office

Before

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Progress

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To do

  • Paint
  • Set up office area/desk and organize
  • Label file cabinet in closet
  • Organize closet
  • Decorate
  • Add second shelf behind desk

Guest Bathroom

Before

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To do

  • Paint
  • Replace white hardware with silver
  • Remove cheap white shelf
  • Switch hot/cold faucet in shower
  • Add bath mat
  • Frame/buy new mirror

Basement

Before

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To do

  • Finish it
  • Add storage
  • Add media/entertainment room
  • Add bar area
  • Buy laundry machines
  • Add room for laundry only
  • Block off HVAC/water heater
  • Fix non-serious crack in basement
  • Remove old vertical blinds from basement

Secret Room

Before

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Progress

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To do

  • Put our crap in here
  • Do something awesome with it

And there you have it! I’m sure that as we go, we’ll be adding and deleting items off of our grand list and crossing things off one at a time. Be sure to stay tuned!

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