Monthly Archives: January 2004

Dining Room – The Restoration – Ceiling Texture Removal

After experiencing problems when trying to paint over the scrapped off ceiling texture in the Parlor, we decided to try a different approach.  This method would be to try and scrape it completely down to the original plaster.  And so … Continue reading

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Dining Room – The Restoration – Peeling Back The Layers On The Old Walls

This isn’t really anything old, we just thought that part of the pattern created where some of the old paint came off with the wallpaper looked sort of like an “evil leprechaun.” Giving the walls a closer look, we discovered … Continue reading

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Dining Room – The Restoration – Old Walls Revealed

Once all of the wallpaper was removed, we found the old walls covered in bizarre colors and patterns.  This is the north wall. The northeast corner. Close up of the pattern close to the ceiling on the east wall. The … Continue reading

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