My House, Feb. '06

For the Record, These Are "Before" Photos

A second curved stair will descend from the dining room to the living room (see "Very Miami Beach")

Another view of the kitchen

Building a new railing for the chapel

Chapel leading back into the house

Cool new mirror

Deck off of master bedroom (in progress)

dining room

Dogs in living room (Yoshi is crated in the conversation pit)

Very ecumenical stained glass

Entrance to chapel

Exterior of chapel with carpenter

From barnwood to flocked wallpaper to pink adhesive

Looking down into the living room from the dining room

Looking into living room from dining room

More stained glass

Oh no—scary wallpaper in the pantry

One end of the kitchen—formerly two rooms

Part of the dining room—the floor will be purple heart wood

Removing the wallpaper

Scary wallpaper and light fixtures

Take this tub please

The master suite will be gutted and become one large space

Very Miami Beach, although there's still some red wallpaper left

This will disappear soon

What were they thinking?