Two Days of Progress: Stairs and Kitchen Cabinets

We have stairs!!! And kitchen cabinets!!!!! With this newfound motivation to get the house finished and ready for the big move on March 15th, we have been spending long hours at the house on our “build days”  and these past two have been especially exciting. I started building the stairs yesterday and managed to get them built and painted. We still need to put on another coat of paint, attach them to the walls and build/install the doors for the storage space – but I’m really happy with how they’ve turned out so far! Today, we decided to switch gears and tackle the kitchen cabinetry.  Continue reading “Two Days of Progress: Stairs and Kitchen Cabinets”

Bathroom walls are in!

Our walls are painted and most of the trim is on! We hired that part out, so not much to say about it except that we love the way it looks so far! The past two days have been spent on the bathroom walls. I was able to put together the Ikea vanity back in December, giving me something to work off of when deciding how big the wall needed to be. Originally we weren’t going to put in a bathroom sink/vanity to save space in the bathroom. Afterall, we could just walk 2 steps out into the kitchen and use the sink there. However, after some back and forth, we decided to include a sink in the bathroom. So, I needed to figure out where to put it! Continue reading “Bathroom walls are in!”