Work Log

White Lacquer Shaker

White Lacquer Shaker

We went from a 1960s knotty pine, to a more reasonable white lacquer shaker (10200 style) with a laminate counter and a timeless subway backsplash.
Chocolate Pear Update

Chocolate Pear Update

Instead of starting from scratch, we used the existing vanity, refaced it with a contemporary slab door (in Chocolate Pear), new hardware, new counter, taps, and vessel sink.
Brushed Aluminum Update

Brushed Aluminum Update

Not every bathroom needs to be a full strip down and rebuild. In this case, the vanity was refaced with a brushed aluminum slab door, new counter, and a vessel sink installed.
Fossil Gray

Fossil Gray

A galley kitchen in a condominium. They went from a standard white to a slab fossil grey door with brushed nickle handles. Also upgraded the counters. While it’s a laminate, it has a decorative edge and a superior finish – laminates have come a long...
Shower Surround

Shower Surround

The customer wanted to update their builder’s original bathroom (tub surround, vinyl floor) into something more modern. The claustrophobic surround was removed and a more open tub and tile surround was installed. The vanity was kept but with new hardware and new...

Galvanized Pipes

In a recent renovation, we ran into galvanized pipes. By it’s very nature, you’d think that galvanized piping wouldn’t rust. And you know, it does last a LONG time. But not forever. Galvanized piping has a 50-year life span. I estimate these pipes to...
Custom Shower

Custom Shower

Many newer homes have unfinished basements. The plumbing has been roughed in so you know that someone anticipated a basement bath but now you need to go ahead and complete it. This project on Maidstone will turn an empty space into a luxurious 3-piece bathroom. Custom...