Category Archives: Foyer

Foyer – Door Frame Removal

Just like for the other doorway that leads the Kitchen, we removed the door frame in the Foyer to make the refinishing easier.

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Foyer – The Restoration (Phase 1.2) – New Doorbell

The new mechanical doorbell arrived, so it’s time to install it.  It will go on the door frame, right near the door knob. The outside, with the old inoperable electric doorbell button removed. The shaft that goes from the outside … Continue reading

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Foyer – The Restoration (Phase 1.1) – New Light Second Floor

When we bought the new light for the main floor, we bought a matching light for the second floor as well.  The photo above is the old light. A close up of the old light, complete with bug carcases. The … Continue reading

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Foyer – The Restoration (Phase 1.1) – New Light Main Floor

The old foyer light as seen from the dining room. The old light as seen from the stairs. The old light removed. New light installed. New light as seen from the stairs.

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Foyer – The Restoration (Phase 1) – Wall Painting

We chose a very light, mint green for the walls.  We just wanted to get rid of the white walls, so we’re considering this “phase 1” of the restoration. Painting the “tall” wall. This completes “phase 1” of the restoration … Continue reading

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