• Family Room
    Our largest interior project we have taken on yet. The family room was added in the 1980s and is around 900 square feet. It was used as the reception and breakfast space for the B&B. As a result, it was by far the most in need of a refreshing. Since it’s our primary living room, […]
  • 2020 Progress Report
    We are excited about the momentum we have after our first year of working on the home. It has been a big year for our family. We moved from Florida to Missouri and soon welcomed our son into the world. With all of this change, we were able to kick off important projects for this […]
  • Restoring the Library – Part 2
    Be sure to check out part 1 of the library restoration. The library has seen significant progress since removing the second kitchen this summer. Here is where we left off for reference: The first order of business, remove the layers of flooring, and expose the original wood: The original wood underneath is in much better condition than […]
  • Restoring the Library – Part 1
    When a house is used as a bed and breakfast for several decades, there are many remnants left behind. One such remnant is the second kitchen used for guest meals. We knew this space deserved more and decided it was the ideal candidate for the first room to undergo a full restoration. The appliances and […]
  • Let there be light!
    We heard it had been a long time since the front lamp shined bright, and now it shines again! We discovered that a portion of the electricity to the front of the house was cut (likely many years ago). It wasn’t until removing drywall in the basement that we came across the old junction box […]