I give you, the ugly, cluttered, where clothes that don't fit go to die, guest bedroom BEFORE:
Now, I know that all of that good wife talk up there isn't really evidenced in this picture but please bear in mind that we had just moved in and were still in that "Oh crap! Throw stuff everywhere because we are too busy planning a wedding in our backyard!" phase of homeownership. Yeah, you know the one.
So, that was how it looked completely untouched. The floors were nice, there was a radiator that didn't work and for some reason, painter's tape on both of the windows.
So, I then took to the arduous task of scraping the tape off of the windows and moving that big ol' chest of drawers and matching nightstand to the sunroom.
Oh, my beautiful radiator. You might recall having read about my mom and I lugging those things out of the house. It was a chore but in the long run, especially in a room this size, it pays to have every inch you can get.
We also had these sconces which we removed:
My parents made quick work of that and my mom then used one of the holes from the sconces to create an outlet down near the baseboard. The ONLY outlet in this entire room. I know, right? So after some intense paint scraping and one window repair job...