Well, we’re still over here waiting for the plumbing to get finished, so we haven’t made much progress over the past week or so. I don’t want to leave you totally hanging, though, so I’ve mocked up the new floorplans we’re planning to implement, so you can get a sense of how we’re planning to re-work the spaces, and maybe even get some ideas for your own home! Continue reading
You may recall from the before tour that we had a nice little spiral staircase going from the basement level to the main living space. It looked neat at first, but turned out to be a little bit scary/treacherous to navigate. The VA made us install a handrail which did help a bit, and once we got used to ducking at the appropriate moment to avoid head injuries we were actually thinking “ok, we can totally handle keeping this thing for awhile”.
Then we brought the pups over. Continue reading
Happy New Year! I owe you an update, and now that we’re up and running at the new house, here it is!
We’ve owned the house for about a month now, but we’ve really only been living here since right before Christmas. We’ve been busy bees, since we were trying to knock out some of the big things before our lease ran out at the apartment. Continue reading