Category Archives: Building

Sneak Peak

M and I were in the neighborhood one evening last week, so we stopped by to see what was going on with drywall. Drywall should all be up now, with the tapers due to start their magic late this week. … Continue reading

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Our first temporary living situation is at a friend’s house.  Let’s call her H.  H and her husband (we’ll call him J) were teaching abroad.  But she needed to come home early because she was pregnant with twins.  Well, the … Continue reading

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We’ve Been Framed

Whew!  This was seriously busy week for all involved on our house.  Last time we spoke, there was a giant hole in the house.  We returned Monday for our weekly on-site status meeting with our architect and project manager to … Continue reading

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As promised, this week was a big week.  M went over to the house yesterday to check up on things and holy batshit! there was a lot going on. M called me at work to give me an update.  The … Continue reading

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Weekend Update

Looks like the concrete forms are in place and ready to pour on Monday. And we bought all the shower parts.  We went with temperature and volume control on the shower valve, and a diverter instead of two shower valves. … Continue reading

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