Nick and I are browsing regularly for housing now, with our impending wedding, and planning to purchase a house not long after we’re married (if all the cards fall correctly, anyway!). It’s been an interesting search so far; we’ve gone from downtown lofts to outlaying almost-rural areas, to established urban neighborhood fixer-uppers. We’re still in the deciding phase, but here is an example of something that sort of scares us regularly about purchasing an older, unrenovated home.
This is my personal nightmare. I hate this layout with a passion. I have purposefully strayed away from some of these styles of homes because of this terrifying kitchen. But maybe I’m wrong…
WOAH! Talk about impressed! The combinations of wood, stainless, and brick are exactly what we were looking for in the loft-style homes we were originally after. Also the sliding chalkboard, so fabulous! This gives me a lot of hope for developing a great design even in a home that’s not (or even far from) perfect. I didn’t realize there was this much potential in a kitchen like this! Wow! Makeover originally posted at Apartment Therapy.
What’s the most surprising transformation you’ve seen lately?