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What a Transformation

Postby CdnChelsea » Jul 19, 2011 8:45 am

We have an old storage shed at the back of our property that really needed a make-over. I know it is just a shed but the window and door were really ugly looking and you can see the shed from all parts of the yard. I never liked looking at it.
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In an earlier post, I showed a window my neighbour gave us. Since the seal was broken, we thought we would replace the old window on the shed with the new one.

Old window:

New window:

Then my husband found a solid wood door the owners were throwing out. So my wonderful husband installed both the window and door on the old shed, painted the trim and now the old shed has been transformed:

I love the new look :)

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Re: What a Transformation

Postby Smitty » Jul 19, 2011 9:02 am

Looks very good!!!
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Re: What a Transformation

Postby Eeyore » Jul 19, 2011 11:07 am

Oh! That is very nice indeed!
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Re: What a Transformation

Postby Scrapinthehat » Jul 19, 2011 11:54 am

C-U-T-E !
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Re: What a Transformation

Postby earwig » Jul 21, 2011 8:57 am

CdnChelsea wrote:I love the new look :)

So do I, especially the window.
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Re: What a Transformation

Postby kelly_m » Jul 25, 2011 5:57 pm

Oh!! It does look soo good...and you know compliments Lynn's gardens so very much!!!!
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Re: What a Transformation

Postby CarolynM » Jul 25, 2011 6:09 pm

Boy does that shed look inviting now. Great job on it.
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Re: What a Transformation

Postby CdnChelsea » Jul 25, 2011 9:35 pm

My husband thanks you all for the compliments :) I'm so glad you like the look of the shed too.

Kelly and her children actually got to see the shed last week when she was starting her holiday. Kelly, I wish we had more time to visit. I really enjoyed talking with you. :)

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Re: What a Transformation

Postby mebbie » Jul 26, 2011 4:08 pm

Could he come over to my place ?
What a guy!
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Re: What a Transformation

Postby CdnChelsea » Jul 26, 2011 4:55 pm

Yeh, my dh is one very special guy. So much so, all my girlfriends love him. They even say he gives great hugs. Well....I already know that! :lol:

Just remember, he is mine, all mine but I will share him a little....just a little... and then I want him right back. There are still lots of projects for him to do around here.

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