Old House Restoration Stories & Blogs. Have you ever wondered what it's like to restore an old house?
Welcome to our archive of old house blogs and restoration stories. Do you maintain an old house blog? Submit it to OldHouses.com. Listings are free (unless you also want to sell it). Arkansas The Devil Queen Crow Mountain, Arkansas Chronicles how my wife and I sold our souls to an 1890 Queen Anne Victorian. Web Site: View listing... California Casa Decrepit Alamdea, California Casa Decrepit - The restoration of the Italianate style home is simply amazing and the story reads better than any Reality TV Show. Web Site: casadecrepit.com/ View listing...
Eureka Redwood Victorian Eureka, California Our House - A 1890s one and a half story with cross gable dormers - All redwood construction - walls, floor, & ceilings. Web Site: www.eurekavic.blogspot.com View listing... Vernacular Italianate in the Wine Country Healdsburg, California A vernacular Italianate in downtown Healdsburg California that has not been lived in for 60 years.
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If you haven't been following along, you can check out the previous 'Kitchen Makeover' posts here: ordered countertops, picked out a sink & faucet, demoed our existing backsplash & counters, installed Frosty Carrina quartz & sink, & installed our faucet & drywall. Phew.So, here's where we left off in our last post: Now, it's time to tile the backsplash! Tile size? First thing we had to do was pick out our tile.
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