Big mess


This was the last of the plaster to come out of the kitchen.  While gutting a room is fun for the first 5 or 10 minutes, it always turns into a horrible, time-consuming project.  What made this particularly bad was the 40 year old blown-in insulation sitting above the kitchen ceiling.  Now that I have been through this a few times, I now realize that the best thing to do is to just leave the ceiling and insulation alone and to go over the whole thing with drywall.  Losing 1/2″ of height is a fair trade for less mess and not having to reinsulate…


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