1. Welcome to Tacoma World!

    You are currently viewing as a guest! To get full-access, you need to register for a FREE account.

    As a registered member, you’ll be able to:
    • Participate in all Tacoma discussion topics
    • Communicate privately with other Tacoma owners from around the world
    • Post your own photos in our Members Gallery
    • Access all special features of the site

1st Home COMPLETELY RENOVATED!

Discussion in 'Garage / Workshop' started by THROUGHITALLDUDE, Sep 3, 2013.

  1. Sep 10, 2013 at 1:36 PM
    #21
    azreb

    azreb Geezer

    Joined:
    Mar 7, 2012
    Member:
    #74430
    Messages:
    349
    Gender:
    Male
    AZ mountains
    Vehicle:
    09 4x4 stock
    camper shell, platform to replace rear seats.
    Nice work!
     
  2. Sep 10, 2013 at 3:01 PM
    #22
    THROUGHITALLDUDE

    THROUGHITALLDUDE [OP] Someone didnt put the tailgate down!

    Joined:
    Aug 2, 2009
    Member:
    #20562
    Messages:
    1,519
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Jeff
    Southern California
    Vehicle:
    2005 Silver Tacoma
    285-75-17 Definity ATs - 16'' Chrome Moto Metal 951s - 4'' Maxtrac spindles - Rear Icon Progressive Leaf Pack - Magnaflow exhaust - Aftermarket LED Taillights - BHLM - Custom Wet Okle Seat Covers - Moog Tire Rods - US Spec Ipod - K&N High Flow Filter - Daytime Running Lights - TRD Skid Plate - Grillcraft - Hellas Mounted behind the grill
    Thank you, appreciate it!
     
  3. Sep 12, 2013 at 7:50 PM
    #23
    wileyC

    wileyC Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Oct 22, 2011
    Member:
    #65685
    Messages:
    2,938
    Gender:
    Male
    Centerville, OH
    Vehicle:
    2012 PreRunner Double Cab TRD Sport
    outstanding! :bowdown:
     
  4. Sep 13, 2013 at 1:50 PM
    #24
    TIPICOTACO

    TIPICOTACO Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Nov 22, 2010
    Member:
    #46556
    Messages:
    2,074
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Tyler
    nw nj
    Vehicle:
    '01 DC 4X4 TRD "RAD BARON"
    Some lift, some armor, some scratches..
    nice work man.. master looks excellent, good job on wrapping your corners, and what's planned for the shower floor? may I suggest pebbles?!
     
  5. Sep 13, 2013 at 3:08 PM
    #25
    THROUGHITALLDUDE

    THROUGHITALLDUDE [OP] Someone didnt put the tailgate down!

    Joined:
    Aug 2, 2009
    Member:
    #20562
    Messages:
    1,519
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Jeff
    Southern California
    Vehicle:
    2005 Silver Tacoma
    285-75-17 Definity ATs - 16'' Chrome Moto Metal 951s - 4'' Maxtrac spindles - Rear Icon Progressive Leaf Pack - Magnaflow exhaust - Aftermarket LED Taillights - BHLM - Custom Wet Okle Seat Covers - Moog Tire Rods - US Spec Ipod - K&N High Flow Filter - Daytime Running Lights - TRD Skid Plate - Grillcraft - Hellas Mounted behind the grill
    [​IMG]

    I love this pebble floor look! but its not for me once its grouted so we just went with 3x3 of the same tile cut up I think it turned out nice. The top square is for the shampoos and soap and the bottom hole is for my fiance to put her foot in so she can shave her legs easier. Something we thought would be cool for her.
     
  6. Sep 24, 2013 at 7:16 AM
    #26
    grissom

    grissom Active Member

    Joined:
    Nov 22, 2011
    Member:
    #67520
    Messages:
    39
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Peter
    NorCal
    24 yrs old, bought and remodeled a house :bowdown:
     
  7. Sep 26, 2013 at 9:44 PM
    #27
    THROUGHITALLDUDE

    THROUGHITALLDUDE [OP] Someone didnt put the tailgate down!

    Joined:
    Aug 2, 2009
    Member:
    #20562
    Messages:
    1,519
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Jeff
    Southern California
    Vehicle:
    2005 Silver Tacoma
    285-75-17 Definity ATs - 16'' Chrome Moto Metal 951s - 4'' Maxtrac spindles - Rear Icon Progressive Leaf Pack - Magnaflow exhaust - Aftermarket LED Taillights - BHLM - Custom Wet Okle Seat Covers - Moog Tire Rods - US Spec Ipod - K&N High Flow Filter - Daytime Running Lights - TRD Skid Plate - Grillcraft - Hellas Mounted behind the grill
    Well we have officially moved in and alot of stuff has been completed heres some updated photos:
    [​IMG][​IMG][​IMG][​IMG][​IMG][​IMG][​IMG][​IMG]
     
  8. Sep 26, 2013 at 9:56 PM
    #28
    AllMountainToy

    AllMountainToy Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Aug 23, 2011
    Member:
    #62194
    Messages:
    417
    Gender:
    Male
    Northern California
    Vehicle:
    2011 Tacoma Double Cab 4X4 TRDOR
    2 3/4 OME Suspension Lift with 885, with trim packer, 1/4" top plate spacer, swaybar relo bracket. Dakar leaf pack with 3rd leaf removed. 285/70/17" BFG AT. XD Wheels with 4.5 BS, Best Top Soft Top, Undercover winch mount with Warn 8k winch (with synthetic line), Pioneer touchscreen double din head unit. 4X innovations welded sliders. roof mounted DVD system.ATO dual battery tray with dual yellow tops. Rugged ridge isolator kit.
    Very nicely done. Classy looking. Congrats on the house.
     
  9. Sep 27, 2013 at 8:58 AM
    #29
    THROUGHITALLDUDE

    THROUGHITALLDUDE [OP] Someone didnt put the tailgate down!

    Joined:
    Aug 2, 2009
    Member:
    #20562
    Messages:
    1,519
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Jeff
    Southern California
    Vehicle:
    2005 Silver Tacoma
    285-75-17 Definity ATs - 16'' Chrome Moto Metal 951s - 4'' Maxtrac spindles - Rear Icon Progressive Leaf Pack - Magnaflow exhaust - Aftermarket LED Taillights - BHLM - Custom Wet Okle Seat Covers - Moog Tire Rods - US Spec Ipod - K&N High Flow Filter - Daytime Running Lights - TRD Skid Plate - Grillcraft - Hellas Mounted behind the grill
    Thank you !
     
  10. Sep 27, 2013 at 8:58 AM
    #30
    THROUGHITALLDUDE

    THROUGHITALLDUDE [OP] Someone didnt put the tailgate down!

    Joined:
    Aug 2, 2009
    Member:
    #20562
    Messages:
    1,519
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Jeff
    Southern California
    Vehicle:
    2005 Silver Tacoma
    285-75-17 Definity ATs - 16'' Chrome Moto Metal 951s - 4'' Maxtrac spindles - Rear Icon Progressive Leaf Pack - Magnaflow exhaust - Aftermarket LED Taillights - BHLM - Custom Wet Okle Seat Covers - Moog Tire Rods - US Spec Ipod - K&N High Flow Filter - Daytime Running Lights - TRD Skid Plate - Grillcraft - Hellas Mounted behind the grill
    Thank you! It definitely turned out way better than my expectation -:)
     
  11. Sep 27, 2013 at 8:59 AM
    #31
    ToyotaKTMracing

    ToyotaKTMracing The Blue Warrior

    Joined:
    Apr 15, 2011
    Member:
    #54976
    Messages:
    3,413
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Shay
    West Virginia
    Vehicle:
    2008 DCSB Ink 4WD Auto
    285 BFG ATs, Custom dual exhaust system, 4" total lift (adjustable billies with 885 coils in front and AALs with 1" block in rear), interior LED lighting, LED reverse lights, LED license plate lights, fog light anytime mod, JVC KW-R500 stereo, 20" okledlightbars.com LED light bar, coverking seat covers
    That house though! :eek: :D Looking great! Is it pretty much done?
     
  12. Sep 27, 2013 at 9:02 AM
    #32
    Delmarva

    Delmarva Mayor of TW

    Joined:
    Oct 22, 2008
    Member:
    #10148
    Messages:
    35,607
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Mike
    Tucson, AZ
    Vehicle:
    09 TRD OR S/C 4x4
    TRD S/C, Full OME Suspension, LR UCAs, Relentless Front Bumper, Derpwerx Fab HC Rear Bumper, 285/75/16 Revos, XD Hoss Wheels, Safari Snorkel, Infiniti FX-R HID Retrofit, Airbags in rear, Optima Yellow top, Besttop, All-Pro Skid, All-Pro HD Sliders
    well done
     
  13. Sep 27, 2013 at 9:05 AM
    #33
    THROUGHITALLDUDE

    THROUGHITALLDUDE [OP] Someone didnt put the tailgate down!

    Joined:
    Aug 2, 2009
    Member:
    #20562
    Messages:
    1,519
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Jeff
    Southern California
    Vehicle:
    2005 Silver Tacoma
    285-75-17 Definity ATs - 16'' Chrome Moto Metal 951s - 4'' Maxtrac spindles - Rear Icon Progressive Leaf Pack - Magnaflow exhaust - Aftermarket LED Taillights - BHLM - Custom Wet Okle Seat Covers - Moog Tire Rods - US Spec Ipod - K&N High Flow Filter - Daytime Running Lights - TRD Skid Plate - Grillcraft - Hellas Mounted behind the grill
    Thanks! Its done as far as the big project items. But we still have alot of cleaning and unpacking to do along with just some decorating stuff.
     
  14. Sep 27, 2013 at 9:05 AM
    #34
    THROUGHITALLDUDE

    THROUGHITALLDUDE [OP] Someone didnt put the tailgate down!

    Joined:
    Aug 2, 2009
    Member:
    #20562
    Messages:
    1,519
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Jeff
    Southern California
    Vehicle:
    2005 Silver Tacoma
    285-75-17 Definity ATs - 16'' Chrome Moto Metal 951s - 4'' Maxtrac spindles - Rear Icon Progressive Leaf Pack - Magnaflow exhaust - Aftermarket LED Taillights - BHLM - Custom Wet Okle Seat Covers - Moog Tire Rods - US Spec Ipod - K&N High Flow Filter - Daytime Running Lights - TRD Skid Plate - Grillcraft - Hellas Mounted behind the grill
    Thank you !
     
  15. Feb 24, 2014 at 8:59 AM
    #35
    THROUGHITALLDUDE

    THROUGHITALLDUDE [OP] Someone didnt put the tailgate down!

    Joined:
    Aug 2, 2009
    Member:
    #20562
    Messages:
    1,519
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Jeff
    Southern California
    Vehicle:
    2005 Silver Tacoma
    285-75-17 Definity ATs - 16'' Chrome Moto Metal 951s - 4'' Maxtrac spindles - Rear Icon Progressive Leaf Pack - Magnaflow exhaust - Aftermarket LED Taillights - BHLM - Custom Wet Okle Seat Covers - Moog Tire Rods - US Spec Ipod - K&N High Flow Filter - Daytime Running Lights - TRD Skid Plate - Grillcraft - Hellas Mounted behind the grill
    Huge update today got the house painted this weekend. Big upgrade!
    [​IMG]
     
  16. Feb 24, 2014 at 2:42 PM
    #36
    Evil Monkey

    Evil Monkey There's an evil monkey in my truck

    Joined:
    Aug 8, 2007
    Member:
    #2352
    Messages:
    8,375
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Robert
    Escondido, CA
    Vehicle:
    07 4x4 DC SR5 TRD Off-road
    Weathertech front & rear mats, rear suspension TSB, Toytec AAL for TSB, Hi-Lift Jack, Bilstein 5100 & Toytec Adjustable coilovers, Built Right UCAs, KMC XD 795 Hoss Wheels, Definity Dakota MTs 285/75R16, Leer XR, Thule Tracker II & Thule MOAB basket
    For the surface stuff, it's mostly about researching before you do something. My wife and I had no experience with it. I just google everything to death. If you're competent with some basic hand tools and power tools, it's mostly just finding the information and doing it. Then rinse and repeat as necessary. Start small and stay focused on one area until you build your skills. The ones that get into serious trouble are those who try and do everything at once. Also, know your limitations. I wouldn't mess with serious electrical, plumbing or structure unless I had someone there who knew what they were doing.
     
  17. Feb 24, 2014 at 2:44 PM
    #37
    Evil Monkey

    Evil Monkey There's an evil monkey in my truck

    Joined:
    Aug 8, 2007
    Member:
    #2352
    Messages:
    8,375
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Robert
    Escondido, CA
    Vehicle:
    07 4x4 DC SR5 TRD Off-road
    Weathertech front & rear mats, rear suspension TSB, Toytec AAL for TSB, Hi-Lift Jack, Bilstein 5100 & Toytec Adjustable coilovers, Built Right UCAs, KMC XD 795 Hoss Wheels, Definity Dakota MTs 285/75R16, Leer XR, Thule Tracker II & Thule MOAB basket
    House turned out nice. Did you do your own flooring?
     
  18. Feb 24, 2014 at 2:54 PM
    #38
    THROUGHITALLDUDE

    THROUGHITALLDUDE [OP] Someone didnt put the tailgate down!

    Joined:
    Aug 2, 2009
    Member:
    #20562
    Messages:
    1,519
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Jeff
    Southern California
    Vehicle:
    2005 Silver Tacoma
    285-75-17 Definity ATs - 16'' Chrome Moto Metal 951s - 4'' Maxtrac spindles - Rear Icon Progressive Leaf Pack - Magnaflow exhaust - Aftermarket LED Taillights - BHLM - Custom Wet Okle Seat Covers - Moog Tire Rods - US Spec Ipod - K&N High Flow Filter - Daytime Running Lights - TRD Skid Plate - Grillcraft - Hellas Mounted behind the grill
    Thank you, no actually we hired a company here in Norco right next to my work called compared floor and carpets for the wood. Got a good priced so we figured we'd save ourselves the headache but I did lay the title in the kitchen with my dad and fiance.
     
  19. Feb 24, 2014 at 2:58 PM
    #39
    Evil Monkey

    Evil Monkey There's an evil monkey in my truck

    Joined:
    Aug 8, 2007
    Member:
    #2352
    Messages:
    8,375
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Robert
    Escondido, CA
    Vehicle:
    07 4x4 DC SR5 TRD Off-road
    Weathertech front & rear mats, rear suspension TSB, Toytec AAL for TSB, Hi-Lift Jack, Bilstein 5100 & Toytec Adjustable coilovers, Built Right UCAs, KMC XD 795 Hoss Wheels, Definity Dakota MTs 285/75R16, Leer XR, Thule Tracker II & Thule MOAB basket
    After my tile job, my wife said, "Let's never do this again."
     
  20. Feb 24, 2014 at 3:06 PM
    #40
    Bagman

    Bagman Dental Floss Tycoon

    Joined:
    Jan 28, 2013
    Member:
    #96359
    Messages:
    612
    Gender:
    Male
    Area 51
    Vehicle:
    2011 Double Cab V6 SR5 4x4
    N-fab steps, Dipped Emblems, Raceline Raptor Wheels, TonnoPro, Foglight Anytime mod, DTRL Delete mod, Differential Breather mod. Window tint, Satoshi
    I see that you are 25 yrs old. Congratulations to you and your wife on being able to purchase your own home and invest in your future. Nice to see responsible young adults making good choices. You can probably tell by my comments that I'm an old fart...

    I too have always been a DIY'er and can appreciate the work you put into your home. Nice job!
     
To Top