Artwork For Our Blank Walls (Finally!)

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The walls of our house have been built for a couple of years now, but decorating the walls proved to be more difficult than actually building them. There isn't much of an "art scene" to speak of in Rincon, so the art selection is pretty limited. There are a couple of small galleries here, and we've picked up

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Master Bathroom Pictures Part 2

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I have been promising the last pictures of our master bath for a while now, but just haven't gotten around to uploading them until today. Sorry for the delay. The final step to the master bathroom woodwork was to install a louvered door for privacy in the shower and toilet area. Here are the pictures that I promised

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Cool, Contemporary Furniture in Puerto Rico

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As most of you know, Stefan and I have had a hard time finding contemporary furniture while trying to furnish our house in Puerto Rico, but I just discovered something awesome!! CB2.com ships to Puerto Rico!! And they don't even rape you in shipping fees (shipping costs are generally 10% of your order price). So, I took care

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Worlds Largest Pepper Grinder Discovered in PR

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Summer and I headed out to Mayaguez yesterday to get a bunch of errands done. We went to Marshals and Sams Club (total trip time: Marshals + Sams Club = Five Hours). The traffic wasn't too bad, but we got caught at the same section of lights out by the Denny's. Traffic would cruise through there so much

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Dual Sinks for Master Bathroom

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It's time to get the sinks for the master bathroom, since we are getting close to finishing up the master bedroom and bathroom. We decided that we want vessel sinks, like we put in the guest bathroom, BUT we want the master bath sinks to be porcelain as opposed to glass. The glass vessel sink looks pretty in

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Master Bedroom | Bath – What to do?

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Summer and I have really hit a road block on this one. We finished all the brown marble in the master bedrooms wet room (toilet/shower) except for the trim. It looks great. Now, we were going to use the remaining brown marble around our master jacuzi and two sinks (on the left and right side of the tub)...but

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Puerto Ricans Hate King Sized Beds

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Stefan and I have been shopping for our master bedroom furniture for a few weeks. We have stopped at every furniture store that we could find from Rincon to Mayaguez (Sears, Pitusa, Berrios, Rooms to Go, Seduca, etc) and have been highly unsuccessful in our mission for a nice bedroom set. The handful of times that we have

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Progress on Our Offices

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The last two days, Stefan and I have been concentrating our efforts on getting our offices in order. It's really, really hard to work when your office is a construction zone wreck, filled with random piles of crap! So, here is the progress on our offices. I'll let you guess which office is Stefans and which is mine

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We Built a Closet!

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Stefan and I have been trying to take a break from working on the house, while Conner and Dianne are in town visiting, but I wanted to finished the closet really bad. So, Conner and Dianne decided to help us out and finish up the last of the master closet. They helped build the last shelf and hang

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Closet Fruition!

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Stefan and I layed out the design for our master bedroom closet and purchased 3/4" cedar plywood a couple of weeks ago. We finally started building a couple of days ago and it's starting to come together! The plywood that will be built. Day 1 - Building floor to ceiling center shelf Since the center shelf is floor

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