paint and fixtures

September 16th, 2009

We took advantage of the especially long weekend over Labor Day weekend to get a few things completed around the house. Our garage now matches the house (mostly).
newpaint

And finally we replaced the skeleton of the fake woodgrained 60s light fixture in our kitchen with a more modern and highly tactilely pleasing blow-fish looking pedant from Ikea.
newlampo

I’m amazed how small changes make my life so much better. Having our garage finally match our house – in colors we like – makes the house seem cleaner, the trim whiter, the grass greener, the garden less weedy…