Archive for the fixer-upper Category

Our House Exterior June 2009

One day I took some pictures of the outside of our house. This gives you a good idea of how much outside work we had done on the house so far: None. I was dreaming about transforming our house from a cottage-y type house to a more craftsman style house, so I originally took these pictures of our house to edit them and see what would ... see more >>

January Highlights

So this month, we covered a big span of time as far as our house progress goes. I want to remind any of you who are new, or those who have forgotten, that we are talking about our 3 year long process of remodeling our home, which started in September 2008. We've now made it all the way to April of 2009 in just a little over 2 months. ... see more >>

Instant Push-Button Software for Bathroom Layouts

If you want to learn how to resize and rearrange windows, vanities, and showers with ease, you've come to the right place. Just purchase our push button software, download to your ipod, point and shoot! Easy as 1-2-3. No work required! Not! Rearraning a bathroom is a lot of work because you pretty much have to take everything down ... see more >>

This Old Master Bathroom

So before we get into the nitty gritty (love that phrase) we're gonna do a little before post of the Master Bathroom of our home makeover. This post is simply going to document all the pictures we took of the bathroom before we touched it and tell you what exactly we're going to do. (Yep, we actually stuck to our plan, so stick around ... see more >>

Am I Too Late to Do A Resolutions Post?

Hey people, today we're going to take a tangent, because I've been reading lots of blogs lately, and I have to tell you it is extremely hard to not talk about the present. So far I've been talking about 2008 and now we're in 2012. It just seems so irrelevant. There is a method to this madness, and I hate doing things out of order, so ... see more >>

Leaks, Eyeballs, Pies, and Interviews

This is going to be a very random post of photos that I found in my November 2008 file. An introduction is impossible, so let's just get right into it. First we have a yummy apple pie I made:     Now we have my friend Britt who I went to college with. We were also apartment-mates for a couple years before ... see more >>

The Full Tour – Part Seven – In Conclusion

Today marks the final day of what we've been calling "The Ugly House Tour". It is a day that will live in infamy. Maybe we shouldn't go that far, but after today this blog is going to take a bit of a turn in another direction as we get on into the nitty-gritty of things that happened in this stage of our lives, rather than just looking ... see more >>

The Full Tour of Our House – Part One

Welcome back fellow remodelers, weekend warriors, and those of you who are just interested in seeing what we did with our house. In our last installment, we talked about how we came to find our first house. Check it out if you haven't already: How Did We Get Here? New here? Start back at the beginning: Welcome to One House, One ... see more >>

One House One Couple

Welcome to One House One Couple. It only takes one handy couple to fix an ugly house! We are Kyle and Lisha Yost of San Diego, CA. We got married July 12, 2008 on a beautiful sunny day in Dana Point, CA. Here's a picture of us on our honeymoon: Awww... don't we look so happy? We purchased our first home in August of 2008. Here's ... see more >>