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Kitchen Lounge

Kick Back in Comfort in Your Own Kitchen Lounge This spacious banquette fits cozily around a custom coffee – or should we say cocktail? – table. To borrow this inviting look, upholster benches in a high-quality microfiber, also known by … Continue reading

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Aging In Place Bathroom Remodeling

Bathroom Remodeling It is a fact of life that the older you get the more important personal care becomes. And, since much of that care happens in a bathroom, it is only logical that the home remodeling part of your … Continue reading

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Aging In Place Kitchen Design

Kitchen The kitchen has always been a place for family and socializing. Making changes for aging in place in the kitchen space can greatly increase its usability and the safety of those that live there. With home modification, people will … Continue reading

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Aging In Place

What is Aging in Place? Aging in place is a term used to describe a senior living in the residence of their choice as they age, while being able to have any services (or other support) they might need over … Continue reading

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Kitchen Finished -JSI Wheaton Cabinets

The kitchen remodel project (shown above)  started earlier is (shown below) finished.

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Cabinet refacing and kitchen remodel

The project described here combines the refacing of the existing cabinets with the installation of new cabinets. Existing kitchen Existing right side kitchen The following is a list of changes made to the above Kitchen existing kitchen (stove side) rebuild … Continue reading

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Kitchen and bath remodel JSI Wheaton Cabinets

he purpose of this project is to update the kitchen and two bathrooms in this Cape Cod house. The existing cabinets boxes are particle board based and have shown some structural failure over the years. The countertops are ceramic tile. … Continue reading

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Building finished basement stairs.

The finished basement stairs for this project will be built with prefinished maple treads from lumber liquidators and 1×12 clear pine stringers and 1×8 clear pine risers. The stringers and risers will have a clear sanding sealer applied under four coats of water-based … Continue reading

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Installing More Maple Flooring

The following pictures show the furniture in the house being moved from the next area of installation to other parts of the house. Moving Furniture   Moving Furniture   Moving Furniture After the furniture is moved the old flooring and … Continue reading

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Hanging sheetrock in new stairway area

After the  staging is built, the new sheetrock in the ceiling and upper sections of the stairway are hung and the old sheetrock is patched. After the ceiling and upper sections are hung the lower sections are hung. The sheetrock … Continue reading

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