This has very little to do with the house, but it is a project that I’ve been working on for awhile. A month or so ago … Continue reading HDTV antenna
After a partial day on Saturday and some work this morning, our drywall was officially declared finished. We are really impressed with the quality of the … Continue reading Drywall done!!
One of the guys showed up for a bit on Saturday, and there were a couple here today. There’s hardly any point in showing new pictures, … Continue reading Drywall, days 7&8
Today they went from the lone taper to a crew of four. As you’d imagine, things are really starting to look better. Almost every joint has … Continue reading Drywall, day 6…it’s really starting to look like something.
I’m not including any pictures today, because they’d look pretty much the same as day 4’s. There was only guy working today (and he didn’t start till 1pm), so there hasn’t been a huge amount of progress. The good news, of course, is that every little bit moves us closer to being done. Continue reading Drywall, day 5
After being MIA for 3 days, our drywall contractor finally got his taping crew over to our house today. I don’t want to sound like I’m … Continue reading Drywall, day 4
By last night all the drywall was hung, and all the mess was cleaned up. Main room: Chloe checking out her (future) baby sister’s room, and … Continue reading Drywall, day 3
They didn’t quite meet their goal of hanging it all in one day, but they came really close. Being a slow drywaller myself, it’s impressive to … Continue reading Drywall, day 2
The contractor had said that he “might” start on Tuesday, and thankfully, he did. We had a beautiful, sunny day in the 60’s, which is pretty … Continue reading Drywall, day 1
We got a new bid from a good contractor for $800 less than the first one. Given that they could also start within a few days … Continue reading Drywall contractor hired!