Monthly Archives: December 2012

The wood wall

We finished renovation works – for this year, of course. We have some more travelling to do in December and we will be back, recharged, in January.

There was some minor works done that I will be showing later when there is more progress, but the laundry wood wall is finally finished!

Our first idea was to just paint the drywall that was already there.

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But then we decided to check what was behind the drywall. And there was a wood wall. Probably from when this house was built.

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So we decided to leave it exposed. But some work was necessary: scrapping remnants of wood that had previously covered it, sanding off some painting, and sealing/treating the wood.

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And here it is the final result:

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The light is very bad these days, but the wall is just gorgeous.. I tried to do a side by side before and after, but it is very hard to take a decent picture of the finished wall (not just that it is cloudy, but I cannot fully open the door because of the cabinets.

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Still lots to do, but one wall is finished! Yey! Bonne Fête, see you next year!

Carla

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