What a year!

In a few days, it will be one year since we started the process of bringing a neglected 1976 Airstream back to life.  It’s been more work than we ever imagined, cost way more than we thought it would, and has been the most challenging and exciting project we have ever done.  We are really happy with the way it turned out but there’s  two things we should have done differently. The first thing is the flooring. The VCT tile we used looks great and we don’t have any complaints, but Marmoleum would have been awesome!  The second is the axles. I have no idea why we didn’t replace them when the shell was off. Sure would have been easier! We plan to order them in the next couple of weeks though. Live and learn!

Our first official camp-out is planned for Halloween weekend with The Heart of Texas Camping Unit at Fort Richardson State Park in Jacksboro and we can’t wait!  Happy Camping!

Cabinets and Countertops!

The excitement here is building! We are so close it’s hard to pull ourselves away from it to do our real job!  

We used Ebony Wiping Stain from Sherwin Williams on the oak cabinets and stained the birch walls to match the end cap up front. We chose “Pomegranate” laminate from Wilsonart for our countertops and found the aluminum countertop edging and cove moulding at our local lumber yard. Thanks Darrin!

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