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"Our dream is to live long enough to see the end of our renovation."
Tags:renovation, renovations, renovating, redecorate, redecorates, redecorating, dream, dreams, dreaming, home improvement, home improvements, renovator, renovators, building site, building sites, construction zone, construction zones, construction site, construction sites, fantasy, property ladder, property ladders, housing ladder, housing ladders
"Would it be possible for you to totally exaggerate how much it will cost and how long it will take, so we'll be pleasantly surprised at the end?"
"I've been researching a little furniture company that I'd like to rearrange."
Tags:business meeting, business meetings, board meeting, board meetings, furniture, rearrange furniture, interior design, home design, decorating, home improvements, interior styling, furniture, buyout, buyouts, takeover, takeovers, business takeover, business takeovers, gender issues, furniture store, furniture stores
"Well, you said you wanted an island."
Tags:kitchen island, kitchen islands, desert island, desert islands, deserted island, deserted islands, builder, builders, cowboy builder, cowboy builders, building project, kitchen, kitchens, misunderstanding, misunderstandings, misunderstood, food preparation, kitchen upgrade, kitchen upgrades, home improvement, home improvements
"We're in the tub together. But not like it used to be."
Tags:tub, tubs, bathtub, bathtubs, bathing, bath, baths, home improvement, home improvements, redecorate, redecorating, redecorate, redecorated, interior design, interior, grouting, tile, tiles, cleaning, cleaning job, cleaning jobs, love life, love-life, old married couple, old married couples, husband, husbands, wife, wives
"Bottom line - is our new lighting doing anything?"
"It's an orchid."
Tags:houseplant, houseplants, house plant, house plants, indoor plant, indoor plants, orchid, orchids, interior decoration, interior decorating, home improvements, no tastes, mistake, mistakes, couple, couples, husband and wife, husbands and wives, marriages, long term relationship, long term relationship, long-term relationships
Your home remodel team: architect, contractor, couples therapist
Tags:home, homes, home owner, home owners, home remodel, home remodels, home remodelling, remodel, remodels, remodelling, home renovation, home renovations, renovation, renovations, renovating, home improvements, architech, architects, contractor, contractors, couples therapist, couples therapists, therapist, therapists, couple, couples, relationship, relationships, marriage, marriages, marital difficulties, stress on a relationship, stress, stressful, stress inducing, diy, d.i.y., building work
"Goody, it's snowing. Now I can have that extra bedroom."
"When we remodeled, we decided to go with the granite countertop."
Tags:kitchen, kitchens, modern kitchen, modern kitchens, interior design, home improvements, worktop, worktops, countertop, countertops, kitchen worktop, kitchen worktops, kitchen counter, kitchen counters, expensive kitchen, expensive kitchens, designer kitchen, designer kitchens, pretension, pretentious, pretentiousness, caveman, cavemen, cave dweller, cave dwellers, early man, the stone age, neanderthal, neanderthal, prehistory
Edwina momentarily considered sarcasm. . .
This apartment is 300 square feet but, with judicious use of sliding separating walls, it feels like 1200 square feet.
"Spray me.""Trim me.""Prune me.""Mow me.""Weed me.""Fix me.""Paint me."
Girl who can't cook meets guy who can't fix stuff.
Tags:gender stereotype, gender role, gender roles, cook, cooks, female stereotype, female stereotypes, male stereotype, male stereotypes, macho men, macho man, macho male, macho males, diy project, diy skill, diy skills, diy projects, home improvements, homecooked meal, home-cooked meal, doomed romance, doomed romances, gender politics, marital problem, marital problems, marriage problem, marriage problems
'Your house is made of cheese. You don't smell that?'
"Be honest...did you actually get any paint on the living room walls?"
Planner at work.
Pig Reading Sty Magazine.
'It's lovely. Have you actually built a flat-pack kitchen before?'
"When I said it might sell faster if you put in a new driveway, I meant if you repaved the old one."
'He's been keeping busy as usual, doing odd jobs around the house.'
"No, this is not the plumber. This is his chauffeur."
"This the first time you guys ever installed an above-ground pool?"
"The current owners removed a number of walls and used soft, neutral tones to create a very spacious, open concept."
"Can't we just get some load-bearing wallpaper?"
Tags:wallpaper, interior decoration, interior decorating, wall paper, wallpapering, home improvements, load bearing wall, load bearing walls, crack, cracks, crack in the walls, subsidence, load-bearing wall, load-bearing walls, quick fix, quick fixes, easy fix, easy fixes, lazy, laziness, structurally unsound, modern attitudes, modern houses, modern housing, cheap housing, old building, old buildings