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Garage Makeover

October 1, 2016

My house doesn’t have a back door to the back yard. It has a back door to a garage which has a back door to the back yard. I didn’t like having to carry food to barbecue through a dirty garage. Even though I kept it clean, it just wasn’t clean enough. I didn’t want guests to have to walk through all that. So I started making it look better. I patched holes in the walls and painted it white.

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I painted some cabinets black, which I got for free from the neighbors. And added some nobs I got on clearance at Wal-Mart. It looked great but that floor!! Something had to be done with that floor. There was paint spills, cracks that have been there from before we moved in 26 years ago.

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So I filled the cracks and lined out some checkerboard lines. Away I went, painting each square by hand. Bry thought I was crazy, it’s just a garage he says but he knows how much joy this brings to me. I know it’s not going to stay this way but it’s better than it was.  Now as my garage door opens I get to look at this glorious sight and I’m happy! Home sweet Home.

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