Hi friends! You may have seen my Instagram photo recently which showed the basic layout of our small mudroom. Now that cabinets are finalized and into production, it’s time to install flooring. Which means we must decide on flooring!
Last weekend, we moved most of the hot water radiators back into the same place they’ve sat for the previous 100 years. They were removed earlier this summer in order to make way for flooring and wall refinishing. While they were out in the open, I took the time to clean, sand and repaint them.
Although we technically are in the dogs days of summer now, it hasn’t much felt like it lately. The weather here has recently been cool, which is a nice change from Houston’s steamy summers we’d gotten used to over the past several years. Blaine and I have been taking advantage of it by working almost daily to get the house closer to move-in ready.
Our plastering portion of the renovation project is finally complete!
We started back at the end of spring and just finished last week. Blaine and I did the work ourselves, with occasional help from mom & dad, so it went rather slowly. We covered roughly 10,000 sf of walls and ceilings.
Can you see the difference in the den below? Continue reading
I thought we’d never be able to get the white paint off our front porch. We think it was initially fully painted white sometime in the 1960s.
Last week we listed our Houston ranch style home for sale!
And we’re happy to say that after 1.5 days on the market we have a potential buyer and are under contract! Continue reading