don’t miss the before-and-after bath remodel! Every month, I get a few emails asking how we handled the window in our shower… I’d like to reply—oh, la la la… that’s so boring… Wouldn’t you rather ask me what I’m planning to be for Halloween? Why is no one curious about that? But instead of grilling(…)
The bathroom remodel took at least three times as long as it should have. Possibly four. Possibly nine. My decision-making process was gruesomely slow and drove Paul to the brink of madness. I mean that. Not in an exaggerated way. But in a very accurate way. It made him crazy that he could not force(…)
I almost cannot believe that the bathroom is nearly done… it feels like it’s been ten years. We’re still waiting on a few things like a second sconce, and towel bars, So in the meantime, here are some details we’re using that reflect an authentic vintage bathroom… Cove molding at the base of the subway tile.
Before there was MadMen, I referred to Paul’s project-state as, “MadMan”. Because when he starts something, there is no stopping.
The tile is grouted! And I am surprised at how much I love it! It’s not magic, or made of fairy dust… (which is what I really wanted.) But for something I can scrub and disinfect and never think about sealing or etching or the other 97,000 issues you have to consider with marble… I love it.(…)