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Old February 8th, 2016, 07:09 PM
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that guy makes a mean miter
he does, just needs a much taller ladder.
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Old February 8th, 2016, 09:34 PM
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My room is looking good !
Can we just call it a guest room? Or does he have another room for the rest of us when we visit?
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Old February 8th, 2016, 09:40 PM
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Can we just call it a guest room? Or does he have another room for the rest of us when we visit?
My new place has nine bedrooms. Plenty of rooms for rover friends. Doug claimed this one room.
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Old February 8th, 2016, 09:44 PM
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Old February 8th, 2016, 09:44 PM
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Can we just call it a guest room? Or does he have another room for the rest of us when we visit?
Why yes Charles, in fact he does.....
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Old February 8th, 2016, 09:54 PM
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Fridge and freezer. That guy looks familiar, have you used him before? -Jeff
Jeff the kitchen is looking stellar! Hopefully we will be driving up next year and will be able see it.

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Old February 9th, 2016, 02:49 AM
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My new place has nine bedrooms. Plenty of rooms for rover friends.
Now that right there is impressive!

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Old February 9th, 2016, 05:00 PM
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Since we're showing off stuff here are several before and after photos. Looking at the before shots I have no idea why we bought this house with the yellow racing stripes. After not selling our house in Virginia we needed to rebuild lost equity, now I'm ready to cash out and move to a newer house and work on Rovers not houses.
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Jeff the kitchen is looking stellar! Hopefully we will be driving up next year and will be able see it.

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Old March 17th, 2016, 07:55 AM
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Spent a little time on kitchen, got the sink mounted and the dishwasher. Drawers are almost done. Click image for larger version

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Old March 17th, 2016, 07:59 AM
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Looks great Tom - we have a very similar if not the same sink in our kitchen.
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Old March 17th, 2016, 08:01 AM
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Looks great Tom - we have a very similar if not the same sink in our kitchen.
its massive. This one is the 36" Kohler. The supply house I use does a better discount on Kohler than Shaw and a few others.
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Old March 17th, 2016, 09:02 AM
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We went with the Blum Blu motion slides very high quality, the drawers have 1/2" bottoms.
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Old March 17th, 2016, 10:13 AM
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its massive. This one is the 36" Kohler. The supply house I use does a better discount on Kohler than Shaw and a few others.
That is big - ours is a 30" Shaws. We have 2" marble on top. My wife picked it all out. But I like that design - she cooks and I'm the one cleaning and I find it works well, haha
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Old March 17th, 2016, 10:27 AM
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Here is the Dishwasher, it's on the left side because I am lefty . It will get slid in between the cabinets once leveled out. The faucet is a temp one that will end up on basement. Click image for larger version

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Old March 17th, 2016, 10:50 AM
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Here is the Dishwasher, it's on the left side because I am lefty . It will get slid in between the cabinets once leveled out. The faucet is a temp one that will end up on basement. Attachment 145230
Have you chosen which faucet you're going with in there? Will it reach across the whole width of the sink? We'll need a big sink like that - I hate being able to only fit/wash one pan at a time in our current dinky sink.
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Old March 17th, 2016, 03:17 PM
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Don't people use those faucets with built in hose extension these days?
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Old March 17th, 2016, 03:24 PM
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Don't people use those faucets with built in hose extension these days?
that is a style. I do not prefer that style
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How is this for a sink? $600 on craigslist.
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Old March 17th, 2016, 03:56 PM
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How is this for a sink? $600 on craigslist.
a steal
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