We have owned our lovely camper for about 3 months now, and over the course of those 3 months, have spent nearly every weekend getting it prepped for our big trip to the East Coast over the 4th of July. We have had a lot of fun fixing this thing up, but I will be … Continue reading Camper Remodel: This will end eventually, right?
Just another camper remodel update --- this is pretty much all we are doing in our free time lately (besides some wedding planning) since our trip to the east coast is scheduled to kick off July 1.I finally painted the interior walls and cabinets. For the walls, I went with Benjamin Moore Edgecomb Gray at … Continue reading Camper Remodel: Painting is done!
Another week, another camper update. This update is the most fun one yet though. We finally got the gross floor removed and the sub floor down in the body of the camper. This means that I finally got to go in and start priming the cabinets and walls!! I got to work taping off anything … Continue reading Camper Remodel: Primed and Ready for Paint
Progress continues with the camper. This week we took the first step in replacing the floor that we had to take out due to severe rotting :(While Peter was doing that, I got busy removing the cabinets, priming, and painting. I used the oil-based Zinsser primer, which I brushed on initially. After doing several of … Continue reading Camper Remodel: Painting Cabinets
A year ago, I wrote about finding an antique Jenny Lind bed and raising the headboard to a more standard headboard height of about 52 inches. The bed has been finished and in my house for over nine months.. I think it's about time to post a few pictures!The bed turned out great and has … Continue reading My raised Jenny Lind bed: A year later
The exterior of the house is sad, in a chipping-paint, leaning-sideways-porch kind of way. Of course, there are a lot of grand plans that we have for the exterior, but they have not been the priority. However, we have been thinking about paint colors. We have been hoping for a mud color--something darker than the … Continue reading Camp Ave & the technicolored dream house