Shameless FIXER UPPER Fan

March 12, 2015 @ 2:32 PM

I wanted an island in my newly enlarged kitchen, but placement of the existing doorways just makes it impractical. This rolling cart is perfect: a nice top for preparation or serving (46" x 19"), bins to store dish towels, cutting boards and some serving pieces and that brilliant lower shelf where I can store some of my cast iron cookware.

After a broken copper water pipe turned into a $25,000 repair at our own house last fall, we decided to make some modifications to our 1970's colonial. While it's not the Queen Anne Victorian of my dreams, it is a home of an older era and this dictates somewhat how much we could really do to it as part of a mini renovation. During the nearly 3...

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