Things To Come

I am almost caught up with the house renovations posts, and I’ll update y’all on the newest issues. More electrical problems and a new dishwasher! We finally got a small break in the heat and I was able to almost complete one of my projects. So I will have an update on that. I also… Continue reading Things To Come

Renovations – Flooring

The next step in our renovations was flooring. We really wanted to replace the flooring throughout the entire house, but that was well over budget. So we decided on replacing the two main living areas, and the hallways. I got quotes from several flooring stores, and a few handymen. We finally chose a store to… Continue reading Renovations – Flooring

Electrical Work

When we bought our house we knew from the home inspection that we need a couple electrical things done. A GFCI outlet was needed in the garage, the main panel needed to be relabeled and there was a wire exposed in the attic. Within the first few weeks of owning the house, I had that… Continue reading Electrical Work

The start of renovations

When we closed on our house in February, we had a list of things we wanted to accomplish before we moved in. That list added to the list of improvements suggested by the home inspector, made a 3 page “hunny do list”. With my husband working 6 days a week, I became the contractor! A… Continue reading The start of renovations

Buying our first Home

Believe it or not, our home buying process was almost two years long! We started with one man who bought and sold houses on his own. He had helped a co-worker of my husbands, and they had no issues with him. So we took a chance. Since he didn’t have any homes currently in the… Continue reading Buying our first Home