Category: House Building

What A Week It’s Been

Man oh man, this week has been crazy. Wednesday we decided to take things into our own hands with tie ins. My brother in law and dad took the day off work to help Bryan and me do some trenching and tie ins. Mind you, my dad is a maintenance…

In Search Of An Excavator

I am not pleased with excavators. Bryan had a meeting with an excavating company, KMU to get a quote on Tuesday 6/3. We are HOPING to hear back from them. We really don’t know of anyone else to go to. I called 6 companies, only 1 called…

Shelving and Knobs

I went to the house yesterday and all of our closet shelves are in. I am in LOVE with our closets. There is so much storage in this house, we planned everything very well! The mirrors, towels racks and toilet paper holders were all installed too. I think the racks…

Light Fixtures

Friday, May 3oth we went to the house to see our light fixtures have been installed. We have a TON of pictures of them. Fan in the smaller back bedroom Lightswitch in the Back Bedroom Cold Air Return in the Back Bedroom Light Fixture in the Main Bathroom over the…

Excavator Fails Again

Yesterday Bryan contacted Matt about if he’s heard anything from Justin the excavator. Justin was supposed to have done our rough grading and tie ins by now. He said they would be out last monday, 5/19 and never showed. Nobody is able to get ahold of Justin…

Interior Paint Pics

Apparently my phone wasn’t taking very great pictures but I took a bunch last night. I’ll try to explain them all. Bryan and I are sooooo pleased with how the colors turned out and we love them! Kitchen is Green and the Great room is Grey…

I’m back, with lots to tell!

Alright, wedding is over and I have lots to tell. First of all, the garage never got painted. It has not been empty enough yet so we haven’t been able to paint it. We may wait until closer to move in day. We did have a little visit…

Cabinet Love

Cabinets and counters got installed and we are in love!! Master Bathroom Spare Bathroom Laundry Room My family dog Penny chilling it our new kitchen. My mom had to bring her over to show her the new house. She just tried to eat the subfloor the whole time. &nbsp…

Painting The Garage – Or Not….

I went to paint the garage yesterday, 5/7 and this is what I saw…. I guess we weren’t painting then. But to my excitement I ran around and opened a few of the boxes and looked at all of my coutertops 🙂 The counter we chose for…

Priming Is Done

Alright, Andre the painter was doing work yesterday, 5/6. The whole house got primed, except the garage….But the priming has been one of my favorite parts of the house building process.It’s so real now! Great Room looking from the Kitchen Great Room looking from…