the final product

There you go my darlings. John was very surprised. Keeping silent basically killed me


a little bit of magic happened

I added the sink and faucet and new pop drain (Which is the coolest damn thing ever.) And began the tedious task of attaching everything. Nothing reached, because my new sink stands about three inches higher than the old. I learned so much about plumbing in one evening and one desperate trip to Home Depot….

after the walls came the sink

I started removing the old sink, my very first foray into real plumbing. Then I began building my new sink base. Keeping in mind that nothing is straight in my house, and I had a lot of pipes and obstacles. I added a top to my new sink base, and decided to reuse the door…

bathroom reno continued

The thing that finally made the difference between living with my bathroom and fixing it was an article I stumbled on about painting tile. Here was my answer to the floor I hated but couldn’t justify replacing. (Also just the thought of having to move that tub is daunting.)I had to coat the floor in…

a surprise bathroom renovation

It’s time to talk about my bathroom! I’ve been silent for the past few days, but not because I haven’t been working. John has been out of town, and I wanted to surprise him with this reno, and I couldn’t do that and still post about it on the internet. So here are some before…