December 11, 2018
How to Turn an Entry Closet into a Mudroom

Victory Farms: How to Turn an Entry Closet into a Mudroom

Wasted space can start right at the front door. Here's how to redesign your entry to really make a splash. This week at Victory Farms we see how an entry closet in a very small entry was opened up and converted into a breathtaking custom built-in farmhouse-style mudroom. As you look at the before and demo pictures of the entry you will see all the wasted space and height that was not being utilized.
December 11, 2018
The Final Reveal of Victory Farms

The Final Reveal of Victory Farms

The Michigan lake cottage gets its final transformation. Take the full tour! Hi everyone, I hope you had a terrific holiday!! This week is the final reveal of Victory Farms. I have added before & after pictures of each room so you could see how this home transformed into my clients dream vacation home. Seeing it all together makes me so proud; we really did go from Grandma’s cottage to this modern farmhouse gem! I had such an amazing experience turning this home into what V always wanted.
December 7, 2018
Bathroom Remodel & Reveal!

Victory Farms: Bathroom Remodel & Reveal!

See how our picks for tile, lighting and the curb-less shower come together. Over the past few weeks, we’ve been renovating a Lakehouse in New Buffalo, Michigan. You can catch up on past posts here and here. All the demo has been done and we’ve even gotten some good surprises.
December 7, 2018
Creating Beautiful Banquette Seating

Renovation Diary: Creating Beautiful Banquette Seating

How to navigate creating zones in an open floor plan."The Wall-less Room" is what we will be discussing this week at Victory Farms. This was my toughest challenge on this project! The prior owner used this open space to accommodate a dining table.
December 7, 2018
Interior Design

Renovation Diary: Open-Concept Entertaining Space

See how The Flippin Designer gave the open-concept floorplan of the living and dining areas in this Michigan cottage a personal touch. This week at Victory Farms I will walk you through the progress in the open-concept living room and kitchen! A Place to Cozy Up Our amazing tile company “Cowell Custom Flooring,” finished the fireplace surround and kitchen backsplash wall, which looks fantastic!
December 7, 2018
An Organized Modern Farmhouse Laundryroom

Renovation Diary: An Organized Modern Farmhouse Laundry Room

See how a messy utility room gets reinvented as a neat and stylish space. This week at Victory Farms we are going to turn a messy utility room into to an organized modern farmhouse-inspired laundry room.
October 10, 2018
The Flippin Designer

Cottage Renovation: A Clean Slate for Victory Farms

From mudroom plans and ideas for creating beautiful bathrooms to the final demolition, big plans are coming together for this cottage renovation.
This week we will finish the demolition of Victory Farms! This post is all about learning how to space plan for a cottage renovation after tearing away to a clean slate.
August 29, 2018
Bathroom Renovations Myrtle beach

Renovation Diary: Finishes For A Vintage Farmhouse Bathroom

Brick, tile and barnwood are the key materials to pulling off the look.
In this week’s blog we have finished up the demolition upstairs and construction is underway! To get the vintage farmhouse bathroom vibe, I chose a combination of brick, shiplap, subway tile and hex tile.
August 22, 2018
How to Carve Out Room for a New Master Bathroom

Renovation Diary: Making Room For A New Master Bathroom

Dissecting the layout may reveal easy ways to “steal” space from your floorplan.
Now that you have seen some before pictures of “Victory Farms”, in this blog you will see demolition under way and with the walls opening up, I can start adding ideas to my design software.