Front left planter was full of sandy dirt, weeds, beer bottle caps, cigarette butts, rocks, and all sorts of debris. I cleared it out, added potting soil, added basil and pansy seeds, and a weeping cherub to guard the house. Invaders better not blink!
After: I just got the first tiny sprouts!
Kitchen: Before - oh, avocado green 1971, I shan't miss you at all.
Dining Room: Removing the cabinets, changing the window-wall to a real wall. Found out that there wasn't a window, but a sliding glass door there. Reframed the wall, removing the door.