After being out of the country for a couple of weeks, we were anxious to get back and see what progress had been made at the house. I’m happy to say a lot was done at the house and we are so, so close to wrapping up the full project… but not quite there yet.
Walking in the front door brought a huge surprise, of new paint, new floors and all of the dust and clutter gone. Oh and look at that kitchen! Continue reading
Ok, it took a few more days than I had hoped, but yesterday all of our cabinets got installed. We don’t have to look at all of the boxes thrown about the house either. Well, not the cabinet boxes at least.
With all of the stressful little decisions that have to constantly be made, I’ve found myself losing sight of an end. But with so much progress now coming together, I can actually start remembering the beautiful cabinets we’ll be installing in the kitchen, the ridiculous appliances and awesome light fixtures that have been collecting dust for the last month.New floors are in, walls are primed and cabinet installation should be beginning today! Continue reading
There are just a couple of items left to wrap up the basement, so we can finally, hopefully, ideally, stop existing in just one room of our house.
First up on the near-completion list is our basement bathroom. As I’ve mentioned, we’ve been inching closer and closer to a finished bathroom, and it’s really just a couple of steps away. Paint is up, tile is uncovered and water is almost running.
Some of the electrical and plumbing work has taken longer than we had hoped, but things are finally progressing nicely. Continue reading
When we first moved into the house, we had some new siding put in to at least protect the house from weather until we did a bigger renovation. Well that time has come.