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Subway Tile Bathroom

Originally there was a tub with tile on the walls and ceiling. We came in and gutted the entire bathroom. We removed the tub, and tiled walls, the existing counter top was removed as was the floor and toilet. The vanity was saved and reused. We installed the tile with a “subway” style tile lay. […]

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Soffit removal in a Kitchen or Bathroom

Many times when we remodel a kitchen or bathroom the home owner wants the soffit removed (more formally called “interior drop soffit”) . Typically in bathrooms there are suspended lights from these and in kitchens the cabinets normally butt up against them. The trick to soffits is that they make great hiding places for plumbing, […]

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Stooge Contractors

One of the things i hate about my industry is that any Larry, Curly or Moe with a tool box can say they are a “contractor”. On the current job we are on i have found the following errors: 1. A LIVE electrical line buried in the wall (that no one knew was there, and […]

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Kitchen Make Over

This was a simple pull and replace kitchen. We did do some design changes to help with the functionality of the kitchen (roll out drawers, and we flipped a cabinet so that it would open into the dining room as opposed to having a void that was unusable before. The granite top is being made […]

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Master Bathroom Make Over

This was a rather large master bathroom make over. It included removing all existing tile, vanity and top, the old fiberglass shower unit (and the floor although that was an add, it was a good choice). We installed new tile on the walls in the bathroom, including a new custom tile shower base and wall […]

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Pulse Shower Display is Finished

We have been waiting for a little bit on the rest of the Pulse Shower display. It has shown up and is installed. Here is a link to their web site: http://www.pulseshowerspas.com. We are the only authorized deal of these in the Dayton area (actually i believe we are still the only ones offering them […]

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Per-Holiday shower make over

This project was a simple tub/shower tear out. We would be replacing the old unit with a new custom shower base in tile mosaics, a custom tile seat, and tile walls. The fixtures would be Moen in an oil rubbed bronze as would the Alumax shower door in rain glass. Pretty strait forward and simple. […]

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A quick window replacement

Little jobs like this window one are always fun jobs. There is a dramatic and quick change when the new window is installed. This is a Jeld-win, double hung,with low-e and grids.  

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Kitchen Remodel

This was a kitchen we just wrapped up. It was a complete remodel. Everything was tore out, including the soffits and part of a closet to allow for a larger refrigerator. A new tile floor was installed with a Schluter Ditra flooring system beneath. New can lights were installed through out with a new microwave […]

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Master Bathroom Remodel

These are the finished photos that go with the previous post. The scope of this project was to: 1. Install a new tile floor 12″*24″ on a brick lay. 2. Remove the existing 4′ shower and install a new 5′ custom shower with a custom shower base, and a new Alumax Moana shower door (heavy-glass). […]

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