A blog about the restoration, remodel and renovation of a 1929 Chicago-style brick bungalow

Posts Tagged ‘dining table’

Dining Room Tour

Let’s see, according to the archives, it’s been exactly one year since we had our living room and dining room plaster walls patched and skim-coated. How time flies. I guess I should really show you the finished product —— this is a house blog, after all. We’ll start with the dining room. This is the…

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Antiquing in Southwest Michigan

Finally, a shot of the antique dining table we purchased in Michigan last month. I’ll take more and show you how it looks with all the leaves in place once I clean up. It looks better in the house than it did in the store, so we’re really happy with it! And the chairs we…

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Paying the Piper

My rock ‘n’ roll lifestyle over the past week has taken its toll on me and left me with a chest cold. At least Illinois is now totally smoke-free in public buildings or this cough probably would have been worse. So since I’m working at home today, my plan was to finally bring you photos…

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Dining Room Update

Barely a week has gone by since I was pondering dining room table ideas. I said something about wanting to find “the perfect antique dining table”. Well, I must have put the Antique Dining Table Vibe out there, because not three days later we found it at an antique store in Michigan which specializes in…

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Dining Room Ideas

I’ve been thinking about the dining room a bit and formulating some ideas. Our dining room set is really our old kitchen table set which I bought from friends (along with lots of other stuff that I still have) before they moved to Maui almost twenty years ago. I took over their apartment too (this…

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