Peek-a-boo

Finally! We can join our elite neighbors with membership in the exclusive Houses-With-Bright-Doors-And-Funny-Shaped-Windows club. You probably read about it in the national papers, but allow me to confirm that we finally finished our front door transformation.


We have Crestview Doors to thank for the finished product. The Austin-based company sells both the oddly shaped windows and charismatic midcentury style doors as a whole, but trendy DIY-ers (and cheapskates) we are, we opted to try our hand at installing the windows on our own in the existing door rather than going the route of a whole new threshold. Heath spent a morning putting in the new doorlite kit and it makes me feel pretty giddy about our newly configured front door. I’m thrilled to be falling in line with the rest of our spiffy neighbors.



13 Comments on “Peek-a-boo”

  1. Very nice doors! Stop by and say hi šŸ™‚

  2. I LOVE IT! Awesome job!

  3. I have total door envy.

  4. Lime Green!!! My favorite color! Love the door!
    Beth

  5. Absolutely love the color. I have always loved unique doors.. they really add a mystery to what is behind them! Yours looks great.

  6. Kari says:

    Was wondering if you would share your paint colors. I have been coveting your look but so far unhappy with the paint samples I have brought home for the gray / lime green combo. So appreciate if you would share?

  7. yrppies says:

    I am in love with the color. I am waiting to see what color our wood siding ends up being to see if I can pull it off on our front door. Looks great!

  8. Kmom says:

    This turned out really great. I’m looking forward to the next episode.

  9. Good Morning! I wrote about your blog this morning, hope you didn’t mind…I linked back to you of course! Hope you have a great day and thanks for always giving me something great to read!

    http://wp.me/p2uXwW-1zS

  10. Looks great! I love to see my fellow 20-something homeowners who aren’t afraid of DIY and turning houses into homes! Following your blog! šŸ™‚

  11. […] painted and added windows to our front door for much needed […]


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