I spent the last week at The New House, where interior doors were painted a lovely blue, crown molding was mostly installed in a large room, and tiles for the bathrooms were chosen and ordered. Of course, I’ve changed my mind about said tiles, but no big deal. I’ll return what I’ve decided against and … Continue reading Update!

Finally! An update!

Yeah, it’s been a while, but there hasn’t been much activity on the house. School is pretty intense so I haven’t had time to work on it, and the weekends I’ve been over there have either had bad weather or I decided to play with the Grandpunkin instead. So, I wrote about the snafu with … Continue reading Finally! An update!

Blue and pink

Well, I have pictures of it all, but they’re on my phone and I can’t figure out how to get them off of it and on to the computer. Maybe if I could get a more literate person (say, the 3 year old down the street) to help, I’ll have them to show to you. … Continue reading Blue and pink

The Floors!

So the guy went on and installed the floors, and Dad has assured me that it is fine to paint, as the floor guy will be sanding them several times and applying multiple layers of assorted finishes. I think they look good! He put in #2 flooring, with knots and imperfections, because that is more … Continue reading The Floors!

The walls! The Porch!

The drywall is all in, ready for priming and painting. The primer and paint has been purchased, and is sitting in my dining room, accusing me daily of slackery and constantly asking why I haven’t applied it to the walls yet. Apparently I am denying it of it’s destiny. I say I’m waiting for the … Continue reading The walls! The Porch!

It was inevitable

So, I went to The Home Fixin’ Gittin’ place for paint today. I got a lot…16 gallons (in 2 gallon buckets…would you believe it’s cheaper to buy 2 gallon buckets than 5 gallon? Go figure) of primer and 12 of paint in an assortment of blues and a pale, pale pink for the sewing room. … Continue reading It was inevitable