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So this is not the best before picture of the space but it was the best one I could find.  See the big open abyss with the TV in it behind a not so happy Peyton.
This is what it looks like now!!  Yeah.  My brother hooked us up with Duane Alder who built us this beautiful built in entertainment center.  He is now working on some cabinets for the other side of my fridge they will be installed next Saturday.
The photography is kind of lousy but the thing is gigantic and to get a great shot of the whole thing I would need to stand in the back yard hehe!

After three years I think this statement is very true.  Our friend and neighbor Jeff did the vinyl lettering for us.  The house is really starting to come together.  I am not very good at home decor so just these few simple additions are really a BIG step for me.  We LOVE it!!


R Clan said…
I love it!!! Hook me up ;)
Jane said…
That looks amazing, I love it! That is such a great vinyl sign too. It reminds me of what my dad used to say every time he came home. I think I may need to copy it if you don't mind.
It looks awesome. I can't wait to call him! Enjoy
Unknown said…
It all looks great!! I love the entertainment center and I can't wait to see the cabinet in the kitchen. The vinyl turned out soo good. I need to get painting so I can decorate too. Oh wait- first I need a yard.....

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