Consistent with "Before & During," which seems to be the theme of our renovation, this is what the hallway looked like before we moved in. The floors, navy-painted doors, molding, and paint beneath the chair rail, dim lighting, and saloon-style doors blocking the entry into the kitchen (foreground) all had to go.
So we did this: New lighting, new doors, new molding, primer, and roughly one million coats of paint.
But the thing is, with little kids you need more than sub-flooring.
"It's for the children!"
So we went ahead and put some floors in:
And now we're in the (husband) final painting-and-newel post home stretch! I have a feeling that will be our next project, so stay tuned! :)