I bought 1426 Ives Pl SE on 12/08/2010.

This is a photo chronology of the demo and remodeling.

Wednesday, November 30, 2011


so, the movers had the wrong date.  looks like i'll be moving tomorrow.

the floors are turning out fantastic.




wet poly

Moving Day

Not sure it's ready, but let's do it.
master shower

into the back bedroom

thermostat came in yesterday.  now all i need is the gas to be hooked up for the furnace...

Friday, November 25, 2011


we ran out of it.  need to order at least 150 sf more.  talk about a set back.  well, it'll be at least 3-5 weeks before we get more.

Tuesday, November 22, 2011

Doors, Moulding, and Paint

master bedroom

linen closet


rear bedroom

Tuesday, November 15, 2011

one more purchase

guest bath sconce

super solid, all metal

he ain't heavy (yes he is)

very happy

Monday, November 14, 2011

Tile and Color

master shower

rear bedroom (Hale Navy)

master bedroom (October Mist)

powder room (Deep River)

whole house white (Genesis White)

some of the paint

A Milestone

Not for the house, but for this blog.

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Wednesday, November 2, 2011

Bricks Cleaned and Drywall Begins

Master Bedroom

Master Bath



Guest Bedroom

Guest Bedroom