Tagged: Kitchen

That outer wall of the kitchen

The outer wall of our kitchen still needed to be finished. There was this big support for the beam holding up the roof, placed after that beam got a piece welded on. Sadly there...

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Fun with paint… in the kitchen!

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You know what they say, once everything is sanded down you’re ready for the finishing touches. And since we did such a great job on making sure the walls and ceiling were as smooth as a...

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After the frame, the drywall

Let’s face it. You wouldn’t like the sight of insulation as a ceiling. Especially not if there’s a metal stud frame underneath. So we did what any logical person would do. We put up...

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Putting up a drywall ceiling frame

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We insulated the flat roof. Then we finished that with the installation of a vapour barrier. Now we’re up to the next challenge: how to get to a nice, finished ceiling from that. Despite...

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Finish the insulation: the vapour barrier

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We’re going full speed in the kitchen now. First stop: a finished ceiling. For that, we first need to finish the insulation part with a vapour barrier. Why you need it Simple: prevent condensation....

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Plaster against the wall

There are things that take a lot of time to finish, and seem like barely any progress at all (removing glue from underneath the carpet anyone?). And then there are things that don’t take that...

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Prepping those walls

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With the insulation out of the way (but not completely done yet, more on that later),  we were going to tackle the walls. You know, those ugly brick walls. I’m sure you remember them...

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Fun with insulation

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After the floor came the next step towards our new kitchen: insulating the little flat roof that’s keeping the weather outside of our kitchen. Insulation is also the magical word when renovating, so we couldn’t...

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