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The Breaking Point

Thursday, June 30th, 2016

I’ve reached the point that all people going through a remodel reach…

The breaking point. I’m done. I want my house back.

I’m stressed that we’ve made bad decisions…Will I like the cabinets? Do I like that tile? What if I hate the flooring? What if I don’t like the paint colors? At this point, I don’t think I’m going to like any of it. (more…)

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Organizing The Unknown

Friday, June 24th, 2016

This week I focused on picking storage for our new laundry room…

but I have no idea how the room is going to function in the new layout!

The Chaos

I spent the past week trying to decide on what storage to put in our laundry room. The room is getting a layout change; the entry to the room moved from the kitchen to our back hallway and the washer and dryer will now be on the same side of the room. (more…)

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Heart of the Home

Friday, June 17th, 2016

I’m in the middle of deciding on the heart of our home…the kitchen!

The Chaos

Deciding the kitchen layout.

Handling The Chaos

I’m currently negotiating the kitchen layout with our contractor. He says I spend too much time looking on Houzz and Pinterest. He should know better. I’m a Professional Organizer; I think about organizing and improving functionality ALL THE TIME! (more…)

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Surviving Full Blown Reno

Friday, June 10th, 2016

We are in full-blown remodel mode!

The Chaos

  • Returning from a trip to a house with no kitchen
  • Adjusting TJ and X-man to the new home layout
  • Messy, messy rooms

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A Whole “New” House

Friday, June 3rd, 2016

We officially started the reno this week!

The Chaos

  • Construction on the new bathroom turned the playroom into a work zone.
  • Demo day for the big work is approaching – time to clear out the rest of the house and set-up a temporary home in the bedrooms!

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