And then we started laying the floors and it became almost immediately apparent that what we thought would be a super-easy home improvement project was considerably more tricky than we anticipated. I distinctly remember the phrase "we should be able to knock this out in a two or three hours max!" being uttered. Hah. Famous last words, right?
|61 boxes equaling just over 1200 square feet. Yeesh.|
|Yeah, and he's alllll mine.|
|Before. So very very gross.|
|Getting rid of the gross.|
|Lucky us, in the interim this is what our living room looks like. So chic, right?|
|And done! All installed, floors swept and cleaned and GORGEOUS!|
Now that the floor is in we have new baseboard to install, the walls to paint (yeah...should have done that first) and furniture to move in. And because I don't have enough on our to-do list I decided to tweak our bed and add on a proper headboard. And then paint it. And then we have to put the flooring down in the rest of the house. But at least we don't have school starting again next week.