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!
I don’t know what else to title it…because that’s what it is. anyway, the last time I was there a bunch of painting got done and Dad started on the door and window trim. He sent me some pictures! Also, David the Builder got the floor put in on the back porch, which will also … Continue reading Because it was all going so smoothly
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
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 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!
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
All the ordered appliances have arrived- kitchen stuff, washer and dryer (I spend half as much on the stove as budgeted, so sprung for new ones), toilets and sinks. The drywall was put up this week, and the guy will return next week to sand it (after the mud dries). I decided to go with … Continue reading Every Outfit Needs Jewelry