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Upshaw 2008 - 2009 Kitchen Remodel

2Nov08 -  Dining room before demo
2Nov08 - Dining room before demo
Living room from front door before demo
Living room from front door before demo
Living : storage room
Living : storage room
Fireplace ready for demo
Fireplace ready for demo
Main beam next to fireplace
Main beam next to fireplace
Door into kitchen before demo
Door into kitchen before demo
Kitchen nook before demo
Kitchen nook before demo
Another view of the kitchen nook
Another view of the kitchen nook
Kitchen door to outside
Kitchen door to outside
Pantry on left; door into guest room before demo
Pantry on left; door into guest room before demo
Guest room door and wall before demo
Guest room door and wall before demo
Our pantry is bare
Our pantry is bare
Kitchen refridgerater and stove and cabnets
Kitchen refridgerater and stove and cabnets
Full view of kitchen before demo
Full view of kitchen before demo
Another view of kitchen
Another view of kitchen
Kitchen and corner of kitchen nook
Kitchen and corner of kitchen nook
Stove, cabnets, and hood before demo
Stove, cabnets, and hood before demo
Dishwasher and sink before demo
Dishwasher and sink before demo
Microwave, oven, and stove before demo
Microwave, oven, and stove before demo
3Nov08 - kitchen from dining room during demo
3Nov08 - kitchen from dining room during demo
kitchen from dining again
kitchen from dining again
Door into kitchen from dining during demo
Door into kitchen from dining during demo
Kitchen sink, non-cabnets during demo
Kitchen sink, non-cabnets during demo
non-stove, oven and microwave during demo
non-stove, oven and microwave during demo
Kitchen sink during demo
Kitchen sink during demo
4Nov08 - Brick fireplace on the floor
4Nov08 - Brick fireplace on the floor
Ignore the fireplace behind the curtain
Ignore the fireplace behind the curtain
More brick on the floor
More brick on the floor
Fireplace from the front door during demo
Fireplace from the front door during demo
More brick
More brick
Kitchen is gone
Kitchen is gone
Pantry is almost gone
Pantry is almost gone
Kitchen with no stove, oven, etc
Kitchen with no stove, oven, etc
Kitchen with no sink, dishwasher, etc.
Kitchen with no sink, dishwasher, etc.
Brick on the floor
Brick on the floor
Stripped down pantry
Stripped down pantry
5Nov08 - Kitchen entry from family room
5Nov08 - Kitchen entry from family room
Dining entry from family room
Dining entry from family room
All that's left of the fireplace
All that's left of the fireplace
Door into kitchen from living room
Door into kitchen from living room
Living room after demo of chimney
Living room after demo of chimney
Got roof?
Got roof?
Kitchen view towards family room
Kitchen view towards family room
Pantry is gone
Pantry is gone
Dining room after demo
Dining room after demo
6Nov08 - New ceiling
6Nov08 - New ceiling
No more fireplace
No more fireplace
View from living room to kitchen without fireplace
View from living room to kitchen without fireplace
View from kitchen to living room
View from kitchen to living room
7Nov08 - View from living room towards family room
7Nov08 - View from living room towards family room
Kitchen and dining room after demo
Kitchen and dining room after demo
Kitchen nook after demo - working on a new door to guest room
Kitchen nook after demo - working on a new door to guest room
View dining:family room from Kitchen
View dining:family room from Kitchen
Door into guest room - soon to go
Door into guest room - soon to go
Arlyn comes from school to discover her kitchen is gone.
Arlyn comes from school to discover her kitchen is gone.
New wall on right, viewing hallway into kitchen
New wall on right, viewing hallway into kitchen
Dining room view of family room
Dining room view of family room
Ready to move door to guest room
Ready to move door to guest room
Living room with no fireplace
Living room with no fireplace
Kitchen viewing the family room
Kitchen viewing the family room
9Nov08 - View of family room from living room during Arlyn Bday party
9Nov08 - View of family room from living room during Arlyn Bday party
11Nov08 - standing on old fireplace area
11Nov08 - standing on old fireplace area
wall between front door and old fireplace
wall between front door and old fireplace
hallway to kitchen
hallway to kitchen
entrance to family room
entrance to family room
new doorway to guest room off kitchen
new doorway to guest room off kitchen
view from kitchen to dining:living rm
view from kitchen to dining:living rm
13Nov08 - pass through wall from dining to kitchen
13Nov08 - pass through wall from dining to kitchen
hallway
hallway
new entrance door to guest room
new entrance door to guest room
framing of new pantry
framing of new pantry
framing of vertical cabinets
framing of vertical cabinets
20Nov08 - pass through more complete
20Nov08 - pass through more complete
framing for cabinets above pass through
framing for cabinets above pass through
stripped to the studs-window stays
stripped to the studs-window stays
new ceiling above in kitchen
new ceiling above in kitchen
new
new "temporary" guest room door
view from kitchen door to family room
view from kitchen door to family room
23Nov08 - pass through with lighting cans
23Nov08 - pass through with lighting cans
pass through toward back door
pass through toward back door
guest room door next to back door
guest room door next to back door
view of pass through from back door
view of pass through from back door
4Dec08 - Drywall going up
4Dec08 - Drywall going up









11Dec07 - Drywall done and mudding started.
11Dec07 - Drywall done and mudding started.






13Dec08 - Mudding almost complete
13Dec08 - Mudding almost complete






16Dec08 - Painting started
16Dec08 - Painting started
Kitchen floor covered with felt in preparation for self-leveling the floor.
Kitchen floor covered with felt in preparation for self-leveling the floor.



17Dec08 - Kitchen leveled (self-leveling concret) in preparation for the cabnets and eventual tile
17Dec08 - Kitchen leveled (self-leveling concret) in preparation for the cabnets and eventual tile


19Dec07 - Cabnet installation started.
19Dec07 - Cabnet installation started.








30Dec08 - Tile partly in - no grout yet.
30Dec08 - Tile partly in - no grout yet.


4Jan09 - Tile, cabnets, and lights coming together
4Jan09 - Tile, cabnets, and lights coming together
5Jan09 - The floor is finished
5Jan09 - The floor is finished



13Jan09 - more cabnets, room for refridgerator
13Jan09 - more cabnets, room for refridgerator








14Jan09 - refridgerator finally in!
14Jan09 - refridgerator finally in!
Now we need a stove...
Now we need a stove...





Got almost everything but that stove!
Got almost everything but that stove!
ready for a new floor
ready for a new floor
The kitchen from the living room
The kitchen from the living room
26Jan09 - the dining room floor is refinshed and we have a stove!
26Jan09 - the dining room floor is refinshed and we have a stove!
The garbage compactor also works as a swim suit dryer.
The garbage compactor also works as a swim suit dryer.
Bench seat in the breakfast nook
Bench seat in the breakfast nook
View the new living room floor from the kitchen
View the new living room floor from the kitchen




30Jan09 - The bench seat is now part of the living:dining room.  This side is the dining room.
30Jan09 - The bench seat is now part of the living:dining room. This side is the dining room.
This side is the living room
This side is the living room
The new entryway just inside the front door.
The new entryway just inside the front door.
While we are tiling the entryway we did the bathroom, too
While we are tiling the entryway we did the bathroom, too
Entryway, hallway, bath on the left.
Entryway, hallway, bath on the left.
The new pantry
The new pantry
Breakfast nook bench seat is now painted
Breakfast nook bench seat is now painted
View of the stove
View of the stove
New hand-made light in kitchen
New hand-made light in kitchen
New hand-made lights over sink
New hand-made lights over sink



17Feb09:  FINISHED (well, except some small details - notice missing plate on box holding 3 switches and GFI under cabnet.  Holding up final inspection!)
17Feb09: FINISHED (well, except some small details - notice missing plate on box holding 3 switches and GFI under cabnet. Holding up final inspection!)
View from dining into kitchen
View from dining into kitchen
View from kitchen to dining and living rooms
View from kitchen to dining and living rooms
The new pantry full of stuff
The new pantry full of stuff
View kitchen from the breakfast nook
View kitchen from the breakfast nook
View of kitchen and family room from breakfast nook
View of kitchen and family room from breakfast nook
Breakfast nook
Breakfast nook
Kitchen sink with new hand-made lights
Kitchen sink with new hand-made lights
New Refrigerator
New Refrigerator
View of microwave cabnet from family room
View of microwave cabnet from family room
Dining room table with bench on left
Dining room table with bench on left
Living room with dining and kitchen behind it
Living room with dining and kitchen behind it
Living room on right, hall way to kitchen on left
Living room on right, hall way to kitchen on left
Living room
Living room
View after entering the front door.  Kitchen on left.
View after entering the front door. Kitchen on left.
Polly finally uses her new kitchen!
Polly finally uses her new kitchen!