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Aluminum photo prints: <small class="subtitle">DIY bathroom art that can take the heat (and damp)</small>

Aluminum photo prints: DIY bathroom art that can take the heat (and damp)

What kind of art do you put in a bathroom? That’s a question we wrestled with last July. You might remember this “before” shot of a big blank wall in our bathroom from an earlier post:  We knew we wanted to put a long towel bar on this wall, but we weren’t sure what to(…)

Tile Saw Research

Well, I went over to Home Depot to check the price on renting a tile saw. 44 bucks per day. Kind of pricey. Especially since we tend to take our time on projects. I’m a bit worried that we’d need 3 or 4 days or that we’d have to work long hours to get it(…)

Plumbing done! (We think.)

Made only a small amount of progress on the bathroom project last weekend. It’s hard to do any time-consuming jobs on the weekends when we have all the kids here. They all get a bit cranky if they don’t have enough attention from us, so we end up doing smaller jobs that we can accomplish(…)

Bathroom Remodel Update

Thought I’d write a quick update on the progress of our never ending bathroom remodel. I did manage to get a few things done. Not as much as I would have liked though. I’m realizing that this will be a slow project that we’ll probably drag into late Spring. The main reason we didn’t get(…)

Bathroom Renovation Doing it the 12-step way

 Imagine the Impossibilities Challenge, Final Progress Report The “Imagine the Impossibilities” Challenge is wrapping up this week, but our bathroom renovation is moving along slowly. We won’t be finished with our challenge when the challenge officially ends. Luckily, we have a second bathroom on the main floor, so we aren’t in a huge rush to get(…)

More balls than brains

The idea that we can renovate our entire bathroom ourselves seems to fit into the realm of the impossible, which is why we are perfect candidates for the Imagine the Impossibilities Challenge, which you can read about here. Here’s our first progress report. Our big bathroom renovati0n is underway. We are busy applying our “good(…)