Well, folks, we passed our move in date. While we continue to get closer, it seems like a new issue arises each day. The main two guys working at our house worked ALL weekend and Chris is even jumping in and painting so we can get back home. On Friday, we discovered a small leak… Continue reading Come and Gone…
It's a snow (ice) day in Kansas City! Whether it's your own home or an investment property, make sure you pay attention to the pipes so they don't freeze (or eventually burst)! Here are a few tips for prevention: Let faucets drip a little to relieve pressure so pipes don't burst Keep cabinet doors open… Continue reading Frozen and Bursting Pipe Tips
At least it's Wednesday?!?! This week feels like it's been a long one already. We were at least able to take a breath and celebrate Kate's 5th birthday yesterday. If you haven't lived through any major construction, get ready for DUST, and more than you can imagine. Our house is filthy. It doesn't help that… Continue reading DUST!!!
Happy New Year, everyone! I have to say that I was ready for 2017 to end...it was a tough year! I'm very excited for 2018 and am even happier that we'll get to start fresh in our new (old) house. One of my goals for this year is to produce more content for the blog and… Continue reading The Light at the End of the Tunnel
Well, we missed our move in date of Dec. 18. I figured that would happen and in the long run, it's not that big of a deal. What's a couple more weeks at this point?!? It's exciting to see the progress and how much gets done in a day. I have to say, we're thrilled… Continue reading Getting Closer!
Sorry it's been so long since I posted. The past few weeks have been crazy with managing this project, work, sick kids, travel and the holidays! I'll start with the good...we LOVE what's been done so far and are completely happy with our contractor and the craftsmanship. It's so exciting to see everything come together.… Continue reading Can We Move In Yet??
House remodeling is hard! While a lot of progress has been made, it never seems like it's going fast enough. Thankfully, we are about done with insurance (what a mess that was). Sheetrock is up in the kitchen and master bath and all of the electrical work is done. We weren't surprised to find a… Continue reading House Design Updates