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Room Conversion totally finished

The room conversion at St. Leonard’s is totally finished at this point. It has been a longer than normal process but the end product is still just as good. In a normal circumstance we would have been finished a lot sooner. However with this remodeling project we were working with other contractors on the job […]

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St. Leonards Room Conversion Update

Below are some shots of the “almost” finished project. Our part is done, the finish painting and new flooring is going to be done by others. The first is a shot of the new walls we built to house the laundry room and walk in closet. The second and third shots are of the laundry […]

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Room conversions and another kitchen

St. Leonard’s Senior Center in Centerville is still upgrading units. We have been awarded a few of the contracts, one of which is to install a new kitchen, woodwork and doors in one unit while combining this unit and another one together to make a larger unit. The kitchens are all pretty standard (that’s why […]

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St. Leonard’s wrap up

Since i last posted on the 16th we have been working on this project at St. Leonard’s retirement community. We changed the bath room vanity bases out with new cabinetry and cultured marble tops, as well as installed new Moen faucets. We also changed all the bases board to a “modern” wood base board painted […]

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A “Lovely” backsplash

I am posting these a little late, since we finished the back-splash right after New Years. It is a natural stone mosaic, with sanded grout in the joints. Normally on back-splashes and wall tile you would use “unsanded” grout but because of the width of the factory grout lines we needed to use sanded. It […]

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Retirement community apartment update

We don’t do a lot of commercial work, but it does comprise a small portion of the work we do. Currently we are working on a project at St. Leonard’s retirement community in Centerville. The scope of the work is to change out all the kitchen cabinets and install new ones, change out all existing […]

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A “Lovely” Kitchen Almost Done

The major installation is done when it comes to this project. The floor is getting tile as well as the backsplash. Since the tile wont be in till the end of the week and the flooring guys will be in doing the floor Friday and Monday we probably wont get the backsplash up till after […]

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A “Lovely” Kitchen update

The painting is done, cabinets are in, knobs and pulls have been installed and the lighting is finished. This has been quite the project and as we are nearing the finish (although tile for the back splashes wont be in till next week) everything seems to be coming together nicely. None of the cabinets came […]

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A “Lovely” kitchen

By the end of the week we had the drywall fairly well wrapped. We got the ceiling stomped and all the cabinets on site. The kitchen is coming together well. By the first of the week i hope to have the walls painted and the vast majority of the cabinets up. With the countertops being […]

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Mid-week at the Kitchen Job

Over the past two days the electrical work has been done and the ceiling has been buttoned up. Today we mudded the ceiling with a 20 minute fast setting compound before lunch and then skimmed it out again after lunch. By doing this we were able to get multiple coats on the ceiling and apply […]

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