I Turned an 18 Year Old Storage Shed Into a Cottage.


It took just 62 days to turn this old shed into my sweet cottage, we did everything ourself, except we hired an electrician to do the wiring.
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Outside finished. Now for the inside! Living and kitchen are one big room, EVERY THING in there was from Craig's list, Habitat Restore, or I already had.
Everything in this living space I already had, except for the rug, gift from my Mom, from her house.
Antique stove was free, I put an electric fire logs in it and I made the surround all by myself!
Kitchen cabinets are bathroom vanity, we made them higher with a raiser, the counter top was brand new both from Craig's list (different people) and the sink and faucet were from yet another guy total spent, $110 the upper cabinet was free. I got 3 of them the other 2 are stacked on top of each other to make the wall for the shower, lots of storage.
Entry table from Craig's list $ 35 turned into the bathroom vanity with a vessel sink. The shower stall is 3' x 3' from Habitat for $125
Antique bed, from my mother.
Antique dresser, Craig's list $50
My back patio o

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  • Countrylady
    on Nov 9, 2018

    Inspirational,Amazing,& So Beautiful!! I Love Your Ideas Put Into Reality!! Great Job,& Well Done!!

  • Anna
    on Nov 11, 2018

    Fabulous job, I love rehabbing, the feeling of frustration and accomplishments.

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