DINING ROOM MAKEOVER | Day 2

2nd coat of elegant white for the window we didn't complete yesterday...

2nd coat of elegant white for the window we didn’t complete yesterday…

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The blinds getting ready to be washed.

The blinds getting ready to be washed.

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Painting above the trim drove me nuts.

Painting above the trim drove me nuts.

My father gettin' down to paint above the trim.

My father gettin’ down to paint above the trim.

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Relaxing after a long day.

Relaxing after a long day.

Time to break out the wine - we've completed the living room!

Time to break out the wine – we’ve completed the dining room!

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'after' photos of a calming olive gray.

‘after’ photos of a calming olive gray.

DINING ROOM MAKEOVER | Day 1

Much of today’s work included trim and priming. Very exciting stuff, folks.

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The ‘before’ – a vibrant orange I have lived with for nearly 4 years.

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Painting the trim, making sure none of the ‘elegant white’ gets on the floor. So much patience required. 

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4 hours later – still painting trim. 

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7 hours later, my father is still going – painting the primer.

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My living room looks like an estate sale. The glasses are not for sale.