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This is the week of the challenge where I’ve realized I still have a ton to do! It’s also the week of the mundane and not so pretty pictures. If this is your first time visiting my blog I am smack dab in the middle of my Kitchen Makeover One Room Challenge week 3! You can check out week 1 and week 2 in order to see how this all started.
This week I started my prep work on my cabinets. Making sure to clean them well is a big deal before applying paint. I decided to give KRUD KUTTER and it worked great for getting all the dust and grease off. I read an article recently that was posted on the Today Shows website from a professional house cleaner and she used it for everything so I thought I’d give it a try.
Next we removed the trim and baseboards in preparation for the wall planks. I will be using the same planks as I used for my DIY headboard except I will be painting them.
My husband is better at removing them than I am. I’m dangerous with the pry bar.
Hopefully we will have a break in the rain this week so we can go pick the wood planks tomorrow. I am ready to get started on the good stuff. Before you head over to Calling it Home to see what everyone else linked up for their challenge update, I’d encourage you to follow on Instagram for the #oneroomchallenge behind the scenes AND sign up for my email.