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ONE ROOM CHALLENGE: WEEK THREE | CLOSET OFFICE

Updated: Jul 31, 2021


Lots of progress to report this week! First and foremost, we FINALLY have real lighting! Buh-bye makeshift fluorescent light! My original plan was to install a statement light fixture in the middle of the room, but with the low, angled ceiling, I settled on good 'ole recessed lights.

Before & After Because the ceiling is angled, the lights are positioned facing one wall, so I opted for lights that can tilt in other directions for optimal lighting.



We had to cut quite a few holes in the wall and ceiling to install the lights and electrical outlets, so we'll be working to get those patched and sanded this weekend.



Next up, shiplap! My husband worked to get all the boards cut and onto the walls. It instantaneously changed the look of the room!




And lastly, I chose the paint color! I settled on Sherwin Williams Silver Strand which I think is the perfect combination of a serene green and gray.




THIS WEEKEND'S TO-DOS:

  1. Prep shiplap for paint (wood filler, sand, caulk)

  2. Paint shiplap and ceilings

  3. Install baseboards


ABOUT ONE ROOM CHALLENGE


One Room Challenge, is a biannual design event where 20 influencers are chosen as Featured Designers tasked with making over a space in six weeks. Guests participants can join by linking their own room transformations. This spring, the Official Media Partner is Better Homes & Gardens!


FOLLOW ALONG


Stay tuned for our progress! You can check back here for weekly updates or follow along on Instagram for progress videos.


And be sure to visit the One Room Challenge page to see the amazing work of the Featured Designers and Guest Participants!

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