2017 Projects

PAGE LAST UPDATED 8/20/17
I HAVE COMPLETED 8 DIY PROJECTS IN 2017:

i let the workbench stain sit overnight to cure

[2] I eradicated black mold from behind the fridge:

thankfully both pieces of drywall i cut showed no signs of black mold

[3] I replaced the motor in our bathroom ceiling fan:

the new bathroom ceiling fan motor is installed and plugged in

[4] I painted the tall bookcase in the girl cave Benjamin Moore Exotic Red in high-gloss:

the tall red bookcase in the girl cave is all put back together        the tall red bookcase in the girl cave is all put back together

[5] I upgraded the catio with welded wire & a DIY sleeping box:

bonkers in the catio        darwin sleeping in the catio sleeping box!

i finished waterproofing the wall with the can i bought on amazon

[8] I painted our neighbor’s door black:

i taped up my neighbor's door so i could paint it black        i painted our neighbor's door black to match the rest of the condo doors

I HAVE 6 DIY PROJECTS REMAINING IN 2017:
[1] Finish the front hall including secondary shelving for the closet and simple crown molding to separate the light grey walls from the dark grey ceiling:

painting the ceiling in the front hall kendall charcoal

[2] Caulk the kitchen counter backsplash:

[3] Rebuild the back steps:

priming the back yard door with stix primer

[4] Build DIY air conditioner wall cabinets:

vintagemeetsglam diy'd ac cabinets using michaels laser cut wooden panels        vintagemeetsglam diy'd ac cabinets using michaels laser cut wooden panels
Photos courtesy of Vintage Meets Glam.

UPDATE 3/17/17: I’ve spray-painted 4 of the 6 panels so far:

        

And built the 3 boxes:

[5] Replace beige outlet receptacles & switches with white ones:

       

[6] Paint a tree on the master bedroom wall like what I did at Abbie’s:

i painted a full cherry blossom tree on abbie's wall

I’D ALSO LIKE TO ACCOMPLISH THESE PROJECTS AT SOME POINT IN THE FUTURE:
[1] Re-tile the laundry room:
[2] Replace brass & white painted hinges with nickel or steel.
[3] Repaint the master bedroom accent wall
[4] Remodel the master bath with a stand-alone tub, tile, glass shower doors & rainfall shower head
[5] Uncover deck outlet in bedroom wall.
[6] Drain the air from the baseboard heaters using nozzles in basement.
[7] Caulk cracks in walls/ceilings.
[8] Re-tile master bathroom floor with a heated underlay.
[9] Cut plexiglass panels for winterizing catio.
[10] Refinish Nana’s Hope Chest.
[11] Install new doorknob on laundry room/back door.
[12] Build little bookcase for hubby next to his recliner.
[13] Remove huge town-installed light from above deck.
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