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When One Door Closes…

When One Door Closes…

…You make a table!  That’s how the saying goes, right?  🙂 Exactly one year ago this week Mike and I bought a car load of salvaged items from Arhaus Furniture. (Gotta love referencing Instagram for info like this) See the wood door panels with the jute string? We paid $100 each for them. We liked … Continue reading

Throwback Thursday Part III

Throwback Thursday Part III

Flashback to our city home in Buffalo, NY.  We really loved some of the quirky touches that came with our 1926 foursquare in the historic neighborhood of Park Meadow.  A few things didn’t make the cut though. Two of which were the painted-on “runner” on the stairway landing and this eclectic-meets-rickety-main bath: The shower definitely … Continue reading

Throwback Thursday Part II

Throwback Thursday Part II

Hi Everyone! Mike and I are between projects right now so every other Thursday I’ll post about one of our projects completed BRBBB (Before RustBeltBeautiful blog!) 😉 This week I would like to highlight our 1926 four-post home’s master bedroom closet makeover!  In addition to the closets, we refinished the floors,  added crown molding, a … Continue reading

Home Away From Home, Away From Home

Home Away From Home, Away From Home

In the morning we’ll take the next step on our journey. Until we close on our new house we’ll be residents of the local Staybridge Suites.  I’m really impatient so having to move one more time before we get into our house is painful. We had to get a storage unit for the few things we had with us at … Continue reading

Why Rust Belt Beautiful?

Why Rust Belt Beautiful?

The comforts of home. Growing up my family lived in a hockey town, on a one way street surrounded with families that had as little as we did. It was great. We would hear our parents talk about the good ol’ days of Buffalo when Bethlehem Steel was booming and everyone had jobs, people went … Continue reading