Tanya described the house on her blog as having “a dreamy open layout with spacious living area and sunny kitchen. It is a bit dated even though it’s only 13 years old, but it has SO much potential… Imagine it with all white walls and trim, bright artwork, painted kitchen cabinets, updated tile and counters…”
Yes, they had grand plans for their new “forever” home. However, Tanya knew that it would take time to save up enough money to pay for their big wish list. So instead she opted for lower budget, cosmetic work to modernize the house until such time as they could afford major upgrades. The first room to get an overhaul was the kitchen.