Watch this video to see how we remodeled the kitchen in this historic home, including:

  • Removing the old appliances, countertops, and metal cabinets.
  • Gutting the kitchen by removing the trim, walls, and ceiling.
  • Adding a wall to separate the utility room from the kitchen.
  • Wiring and plumbing the kitchen.
  • Insulating the exterior kitchen walls.
  • Hanging and finishing drywall on the walls and ceiling.
  • Replacing the trim around the windows and doors to match the old.
  • Installing new cabinets, granite countertop, and tile backsplash.
  • Laying prefinished hardwood flooring.

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Danny Lipford

Danny Lipford


Danny Lipford is a home improvement expert and television personality who started his remodeling business, Lipford Construction, at the age of 21 in Mobile, Alabama. He gained national recognition as the host of the nationally syndicated television show, Today's Homeowner with Danny Lipford, which started as a small cable show in Mobile. Danny's expertise in home improvement has also led him to be a contributor to popular magazines and websites and the go-to source for advice on everything related to the home. He has made over 200 national television appearances and served as the home improvement expert for CBS's The Early Show and The Weather Channel for over a decade. Danny is also the founder of 3 Echoes Content Studio,, and Checking In With Chelsea, a décor and lifestyle blog.

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