My son bought his first home and it’s a fixer upper

Time: 6 Days Cost: $1500 Difficulty: Medium

 

brick cottage project, The brick cottage fixer upper

The brick cottage fixer upper
This is the home he purchased and each room was transformed. In the kitchen we tore out the bottom cabinets and removed the flooring

 

brick cottage project, Before

Before
the refrigerator was in an awkward place next to the stove with no work station.

 

brick cottage project, Before

Before
cleaned the house out and removed all the appliances except the refrigerator because it still worked.

 

brick cottage project
The house needed to be jacked up in this area. Hired professionals to do the work and add additional support beams

 

brick cottage project
Painted the kitchen and ripped out the bottom cabinetry because of the missing drawers.

 

brick cottage project

 

brick cottage project
Removed the cabinet from this area and relocated on wall adjacent to the other cabinets.

 

brick cottage project
Purchased new cabinets, countertops and flooring from Lowe’s.

 

brick cottage project
This is the new cabinets and flooring. Created a work station to flank the oven.

 

brick cottage project
Installed the peel and stick tile for a backsplash

 

brick cottage project

 

brick cottage project
New kitchen sink and faucet was installed with the countertop

 

brick cottage project
The finished look of the kitchen.

 

brick cottage project

 

brick cottage project

Materials I used for this project:

Formica Countertop   (Lowe’s)

Brockton Cabinets   (Lowe’s)

Vinyl flooring   (Lowe’s)

Peel and stick tile   (Lowe’s)

Sink and Faucet   (Home Depot)

To see more: http://vivalavintageforyourhome.com/2017/10/23/the-brick-cottage-project-pt3/