Category Archives: Exterior

The End is Near – Drywall, Taping and Priming

Tons of progress in a short time. Drywall went up one week ago, followed by joint compound and taping during the week. Interior priming and exterior painting this weekend. Unfinished –> finished exterior   Unfinished –> finished window brick molding … Continue reading

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The Deck

The mahogany deck wood was delivered (twice!) and the deck install began. The deck is nearly done. A few more details, a sealing and about a month until we can enjoy the summer and fall outside.   

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The Windows and Doors are In

After 6 long weeks of waiting for the windows and doors to arrive (and the rain to stop), they’re here. Windows and doors were installed this week along with a new roof over the back half of the house (the … Continue reading

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And behind this door… another house.

With all the focus on the settlement, architect scheduling and general contractor discussion since closing, I hadn’t had a chance to write about this yet. When we first went to see the house, the MLS listing stated: This home features … Continue reading

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Pictures from the Past

We were determined to find pictures of the house and stumbled upon Here are 2 pictures of the front of the main house as it looked in 1963. The MLS listing had it listed as being built around 1929. … Continue reading

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