Small Change, Big Improvement

Standard

This slideshow requires JavaScript.

I wanted to add some trim to all my doors and windows at the farmhouse to make them look more chunky.  I was surprised that they actually make the rooms look taller.  Jason came over to help (well he actually did all the work, lol).  We used a 1×2 on top of the existing trim, a 1×4 flat against the wall and another 1×2 on top of that.  He cut the 1×2’s 1″ longer so we’d have a 1/2″ over hang.  He bought pre-primed pine and caulked the seams (pre-primed mdf was more expensive). Now I just have to paint them.  I absolutely love it and can’t wait to get the whole house done!! Thanks Jasoni!!  😉

P.S. It cost a little over $100 for 8 doors (front & back)

About countrygirlbling

I am a 55 years young, divorced (many years) mom of 2 great kids. My son is 28 years old & my daughter is 24. They are both out on their own forging through life as successful, functioning adults . . . a mother's dream! I hope that my blog and my experiences will encourage you & give you hope. Our journey through life can be unpredictable at times but KNOW that if you are a believer in Christ, HE will always have your best interest at heart! (Even when things don't make sense!) Toodles

3 responses »

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s