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Sassafras kitchen shelving

Sassafras kitchen shelving

Look what I did! I made and installed some shelves, that’s what. As noted in the post title, no plain old radiata pine here. Sassafras kitchen shelving all the way!

Here’s a sampling of our ever-growing timber pile. These boards are 7ft long x 1ft across.  Continue reading »

Kitchen materials palette

Kitchen laminate makeover (pt 1)

This is the first part of my kitchen laminate cabinet makeover; the second part is about adding the faux-woodgrain lowers.

We’re six weeks moved in now, and most of our house is still in disarray. I’d love to have you all over for the housewarming, but don’t count on it happening in 2013.  Continue reading »