More Bathroom Furniture

While on vacation in Los Angeles, I stopped by the Beverly Hills Restoration Hardware and picked out lighting and a mirror to go with the reclaimed Russian Oak vanity and the oak cabinets I had already purchased. I went with a brass mirror and a bronze light fixture, which complement both each other and the … Continue reading More Bathroom Furniture

New Garage Signs

Since May of this past year, I’ve turned over essentially my entire fleet of cars. I went from: Jaguar XJL Supercharged Mercedes SL600 Porsche Boxster S Ford F250 Super Duty To this: Bentley Flying Spur Mercedes SL550 Porsche Cayman S Range Rover Sport Supercharged Ford F250 Super Duty I always try to keep my garages … Continue reading New Garage Signs

Bathroom Cabinets

The lake house bathroom is fairly small, and so I am limited to a single vanity. Further, the vanity that I am going with from Restoration Hardware doesn’t have any built in storage. This made it pretty important to find cabinetry that provided enough storage space without taking up too much space. A floor cabinet … Continue reading Bathroom Cabinets

Goodbye, Bathtub

After sitting in the back of my truck for a couple of weeks, I finally was able to truly get rid of the old cast iron bathtub from the lake house. I took it to Resource Solutions Corp in Madison, and they were able to toss it into a dumpster and recycle it. I am … Continue reading Goodbye, Bathtub

Vanity Shopping

I was in Dallas the entire last week, so I was able to stop into the Knox Henderson Restoration Hardware and look at vanities. I am planning on ordering a Reclaimed Russian Oak vanity with a marble top and a farmhouse-style sink, which connects the mid-century modern meets lake house style that I’ve tried to … Continue reading Vanity Shopping

Range Rover

After consolidating some vehicles earlier in the fall, there was an open spot in the garages begging to be filled. We also wanted a vehicle other than my truck that was capable of driving in the snow and going to the lake house, which led to this! Continue reading Range Rover

Crown Molding Design

Today I finalized the crown molding designs and signed a contract with the carpentry company, Scheife Custom Carpentry, who will be doing the work. Scheife provided me a basic sketch when we were initially discussing the project: The design shows how it will work in the context of flying crown, with the cathedral ceilings in … Continue reading Crown Molding Design