I bought a dumpy old house and refinished every single square inch of it, plus added some more square inches.

I bought a dumpy old house and refinished every single square inch of it, plus added some more square inches.

Master Bedroom: There was paneling in the whole house Master Bedroom: I don't like paneling Master Bedroom: This wall was interesting. They also painted over 3 layers of wallpaper. Master Bedroom: I also don't like wallpaper 2nd bedroom: I said I didn't like wallpaper 2nd bedroom: Sadly, these floors we didn't salvage, but they're under […]

Closet Project

Closet Project

Custom Master Closet Took 6 weekends start to finish, which was a real challenge with a 10 month old! I have to thank my wife for watching our son the whole time, since I pretty much spent the entire weekend working on this during those weeks. Starting! My wife and I wanted to improve on […]

A group of eight recent grads renovated this clunker of a bus into a beautiful RV and took it thousands of miles around the States.

A group of eight recent grads renovated this clunker of a bus into a beautiful RV and took it thousands of miles around the States.

A group of friends and I converted this 20-year-old school bus… …into this luxury RV for 8+: The SerendipitiBus! Back in August 2014 after the first trimester of our masters entrepreneurship program, the idea of converting a school bus into an RV was thrown out amongst myself and three classmates. We quickly discovered the "skoolie" […]

I built a curved aviator bar in my basement. World War II leather bomber jacket cigar sofas And all...6 months of work shown in 93 photos. enjoy!

I built a curved aviator bar in my basement. World War II leather bomber jacket cigar sofas And all…6 months of work shown in 93 photos. enjoy!

After 6 months of nights and weekends…it's ready for beer! The finished design presented first, as with tradition. Cigar Sofa and bomber-jacket leather chairs. With fully functional, custom built, curved interior cabinets built these from scratch, everything except the cabinet doors. Here's my initial design for an aviator themed bar, created in google sketchup. I […]

Kitchen Gut and Remodel (4 months, nights and weekends, old project)

Kitchen Gut and Remodel (4 months, nights and weekends, old project)

Completed project first! Four month project start to finish (nights and weekends) Old kitchen — things to accomplish: Remove arch New cabinets that go closer to the 9 foot ceilings New countertops Combine "breakfast nook" and kitchen into one room New flooring Remove door to deck and window and replace with french doors Remove pantry […]