Rooms Renovation - Brick Cottage Project

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Finishing up the renovation at my son's fixer-upper
Time: 2 MonthsCost: $1500Difficulty: Medium
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My son took the leap of purchasing his first home and this is where the journey began. This is the living room the day of viewing the home
This how the dining room looked the day we went to view the home
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Here is one of the bedrooms which was very dated
  • rooms renovation brick cottage project
Removed all the furniture and carpet for a clean slate to begin the renovation


  • rooms renovation brick cottage project
Pulled up all the carpet and tacks praying for good hardwood floors but unfortunately, they were too badly damaged to save.
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Painted the rooms a pale grey with black trim for a more contemporary look.
  • rooms renovation brick cottage project
One bedroom was painted navy blue and the other was painted a softer blue
  • rooms renovation brick cottage project
Used a staple gun to pin down the underlayment and Installed the laminate flooring
  • rooms renovation brick cottage project
Here is the finished look for the house
  • rooms renovation brick cottage project
This is the view from the living room into the dining room and foyer
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This is the main bedroom finished look
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Second bedroom with the fresh paint and new flooring

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