Our Home Miiiight Get Surgery Instead of a Makeover

Walter S. Timmons

2879a87c710bbde1ceac02a9005c9d39Photograph & Design: Boxwood Avenue

Pursuing up on my submit about our dwelling renovation ideas (or deficiency-thereof, is far more like it), I wished to share far more details on how the new types might impact our home’s exterior. Much more especially: the front façade.

To be sincere, sharing the latest exterior of our home pains me really a bit. Other than getting our 130 12 months aged brick repainted last yr, it is been sorely neglected as we’ve constantly experienced plans to handle it and did not want to sink substantially into it till we could do it suitable

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[break]I’ve been ready to envision the possible considering the fact that we bought this spot 6 many years ago. But landing on the plan to relocate our entrance door (read extra on that listed here if you missed it) has not only created a earth of variance on the interior, but on the exterior as well. And my wheels have been spinning at any time due to the fact. Here is the unedited edition of what our dwelling seems like as it stands right now: Exterior_Before r1

And here is a badly photoshopped rendering that I pulled jointly the other night time just to get some of my visuals down on “paper”. This is my ultimate objective for this distinct residence. Of system we will do suitable landscaping in that filth patch (loving all of this as landscaping inspo!) but right here we go:  

home exterior - after

Funnily enough, our exterior has been a little bit of an humiliation for us for some time – a basic case of the shoe cobbler’s youngsters. Experience fed up with our lacklustre curb attraction, last summer months we had been *this shut* to heading complete steam in advance on some major entrance landscaping updates when our contractor backed out at the very last second for individual reasons. We have been fairly bummed out about it at the time, but I realize now that the universe will work in mysterious means. If we experienced long gone with our initial designs and invested in our front landscaping (which include a new walkway) we would have had to hold the site of our current entrance door and never could have ended up in this article. Evidence at the time all over again that factors come about for us, not to us. A lesson I’ve figured out time and time all over again. Satisfied mishaps for the get! home exterior before after r2

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