This weekend Heath and I took a wee break from our gallivanting to tackle a project that has been a long time coming. We replaced our kitchen floor. The original floor was this very retro (but not in the good way) parquet tile which was coming up in many places. Someone had obviously tried to fix that problem before because a few tiles were a different pattern of parquet which led me to get a crazy, dizzy feeling every time I looked at the floor. So clearly it was time for an update. Friday was all about demolition and Saturday we put the new ones down. I think it turned out pretty good for amateurs.

[Before. You can see here where the old tiles don’t quite match up.]

[After. Aw, that’s better.]


One Comment on “Floored”

  1. […] bit of upgrading considering we are merely renting space in someone else’s home; we installed new floors in the kitchen and updated the cabinets by adding matching fixtures. The kitchen had been added on […]

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