Where We Dwell

Welcome, welcome, welcome!  Here's a little glimpse at some of the rooms in our home.

Our house is a 2 story home in an older subdivision.  It was built in 1979, so it's just coming up on being 35 years young.  It has 4 bedroom and 2 and a half bathrooms and really is the perfect house for us.  It was a foreclosure that had been empty for over a year, so it was in some serious need of help when we bought it.  We've been working our way through the rooms one by one and by the time we are done there won't be an inch that hasn't been touched.  We moved into the house in the fall of 2013.

The Exterior



The Living Room


We've made some progress in the living room, but are far from being done.  
 
The living room before:


and the progress...


Read more about the living room here.

The Main Bathroom

Before:

After:


Read more about the bathroom makeover here.

The Upstairs Hallway

We still have a bit to finish off in the hallway, but we are pretty close to being done.

Before:

Progress:

Read about the progress here.

The rest of the areas haven't been touched yet, but we have big plans for most of them!  I'll update the photos as we work our way through the house.








OUR OLD HOUSE


Our house was a 2 story, 1300 sq ft home in the middle of the city.  It was built in 2004, smack dab in the middle of an economic boom, which means that it was builder grade and has a few small issues because of how fast it was built.   It had 3 bedrooms with 2 full and 2 half baths. 
The Exterior


More details on the exterior can be found here, here and here.



The Kitchen



Check out the full reveal post here.



The Dining Area



Check out the full reveal post here.



The Living Room



Read the full reveal post here.



Fin's Bedroom

Forest Themed Nursery

Woodlands Nursery

See why her room is my favorite here.



Guest Bedroom



You can read more about the guest room here.



The Office




Check out the full post here.



Main Floor Half Bath


See more pictures of the tiny half bath here.



Upstairs Hallway



Read more about the hallway here.

Master Bedroom


You can read more about the Master Bedroom mini-makeover here.


That's all for now.  We are still working on the backyard, basement family room and other bathrooms. Thanks for visiting!


9 comments:

  1. I love your style:) And, your blog makes me want to spend some on my own...it's pretty bad compared to yours! Keep designing and creating, friend!
    ~Dionne

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  2. New follower! Your blog is lovely.
    Come visit any time and feel free to follow along as well if you'd like

    Jenny
    Www.simcoestreet.blogspot.com

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  3. Hello from a former Sherwood Park girl! Good job with the blog, very inspiring. Love your green dresser makeover!

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    1. Thank you! Where did you move to? Miss the park? I am actually sort of sad that green dresser sold so quick...I liked having it around. Maybe one day I will do one for myself :)

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  4. What a beautiful home you have Kelly! So happy to have found your blog. I just signed up to follow you...

    -Lane
    www.urbanorchardinteriors.com

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    1. Thanks so much Lane - I truly appreciate it!

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  5. I'm thinking of painting my bedroom a nice blue color and i love the color you have in your master bedroom!! what color is it?!

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    1. Hi! It's December Eve by Behr. It's the perfect navy, in my opinion.

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  6. Absolutely love the photo with Fin's head peeking out from behind the door! Thanks for the lovely tours!

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