Front Hallway/Stairway

Our contractor and neighbor came over Friday and Saturday this week and we have a sheetrocked stairway now! ¬†It was not easy sheetrocking that section over the stairs, we left the original ceiling in place (there are only 2 ceilings in the whole house we are leaving, this one and the front livingroom). ¬†They sheetrocked …

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Weekend Progress

Our contractor and neighbor came on Friday and Saturday again this week so lots of progress was made! Friday our contractor started stripping the archway in the livingroom. ¬†Even though there is no lead paint in this (we had everything tested so we know where the lead paint is – upstairs mostly), I wanted the …

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Friday Saturday progress

Friday our contractor finished the upstairs hallway flooring! Our neighbor finished spackling the livingroom over Friday and Saturday and got the linen closet sheetrocked. ¬†Our contractor got the closet door installed and Ryan finished installing the bathroom trim. ¬†I sanded and primed all the trim on Saturday evening.     I’m hoping to get some …

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Ryan mini vacation

Ryan was able to take a long weekend, taking Thursday and Friday off this week (new year!). ¬†This means house progress continued, especially since our contractor and neighbor were also here working! Ryan got a good start on the trim in the bathroom, each piece had to be made except the rosettes which I stripped …

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