Monthly Archives: October 2010

And we’re mudding…

Mud continues to go up on the wall. Continue reading

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Walls and Mud

What a weekend. We hung drywall and it was frustrating. None of us have ever done it so we had some challenges. We had to scrap a piece because of a measurement that was a bit off but we trudged … Continue reading

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On to plumbing

Now that the electrical is all wrapped up, at least until it’s time to install the outlets, it’s time to move on to the plumbing. The big improvement we are adding to the plumbing is installing a vent to serve … Continue reading

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A primer on getting renovation permits and how to create the drawings you will need. I also give some tips for online access to codes and review a book on electrical and another on plumbing. Continue reading

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We passed our 2nd rough-in inspection!! Day 35..

I struggle with some challenges presented when fixing the wiring for our lights. But I overcome them and get a rough-in approval! Continue reading

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Flooring delivered!

Oh finally! Our flooring was delivered today! It came direct from Forbo because we’re within their delivery radius. The delivery guy came all the way from Hazelton (also made a stop at the Franklin Institute I heard and went to … Continue reading

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Life gets in the way… One month in..

Paul takes a break from work on the kitchen to work on the car. Continue reading

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The last few big ticket items..

The last of our big ticket items are purchased, counter tops and a range hood. Continue reading

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Stuff in my Way

I continue to run wiring and discover lots of stuff in my way. Continue reading

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Yay on countertop, Nay on flooring…

Ikea comes through on our counter top deal but our floor is suck in New York. Continue reading

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