If I'm being totally honest, my dream job would be to flip houses. Buying undervalued, out of date homes and turning them around for a profit. Since real estate prices are REALLY strong in our area- Franklin TN and the bargains are few and far between, I'm doing the next best thing. I've teamed up with my life long friend and realtor, Kelly Dougherty to help her fix up her listings to bring the … [Read more...] about Westhaven Property Updated to Sell
I have such a fantastic makeover to share with you today. A Fixer Upper style kitchen makeover that I hope would make Chip and Joanna proud. Here's how it turned out: And this is what it looked like before: Our clients contacted us to update their kitchen because they didn't feel like their home had a cohesive flow. They had added a gorgeous family room addition on to their … [Read more...] about Fixer Upper Style Kitchen Makeover
Tuxedo Kitchens. Love them! The longer I do this, the easier it is to walk into a home and be able to envision exactly what the kitchen needs to bring it up to date. I can do a quick SWOT (strengths, weaknesses, opportunities, and threats) analysis in my mind and formulate a plan of action. That was definitely the case with the kitchen I'm sharing today. Strengths I walked into this home and … [Read more...] about Tuxedo Kitchen Update- Before and After
There are several VERY nice neighborhoods in our area that were built in the late 90's- early 2000's during the height of the Tuscan style home decor. The home I'm sharing with you today is behind a well guarded gate where I literally have to show photo ID and be put on a guest list to enter. Our clients can borrow sugar from neighbors Alan Jackson, Justin Timberlake and Oprah's dad. One thing all … [Read more...] about Cabinet Refinishing- A Tuscan Modern Kitchen Update
So, how much does it really cost to remodel a kitchen from the floor up? Lucky you! I have just gone through a complete kitchen remodel and kept really good records so that I could share all the details with you. Check out our remodel reveal HERE. First let me say, It'll cost more than you expected. There will always be something that comes up that you didn't budget for. Second, I'll … [Read more...] about How much does it cost to remodel your kitchen?
I have the coolest kitchen remodel to share with you today. It's the first time we've taken down a wall in a kitchen update. I'm feeling very Chip and Joanna on this one. We had to bring in a general contractor to handle the heavy lifting. Here are some before and after photos. The wall was load bearing and was anchored right in the middle of the countertop. In addition, … [Read more...] about Take Down that Wall- Kitchen Before and After
I have a great before and after to share with you today. This client was the sister of some lifelong friends. She and her family recently moved into their new home, but weren't in love with the kitchen. The kitchen had lots of great things going for it, like tons of beautiful quality cabinets, a generous foot print, and updated appliances. There were a few odd things though … [Read more...] about Not Quite Right Kitchen Island- Before and After
We did it! Our kitchen is complete. It's actually been done for several weeks now, but I wanted to wait until I had it professionally photographed to share it with you. So without further delay, I present to you-------OUR NEW KITCHEN!!!!!! If you are just jumping in on our kitchen remodel journey and want to catch up you can start from the beginning HERE, then WEEK 1 … [Read more...] about Bella Tucker Kitchen Remodel Reveal