It is the task that never ends…

Drywalling! There’s husband building yet another wall. This one encloses some support beams. We’ll eventually build a desk that fits right into it. We’re thinking of just buying some butcher block from Ikea for that. Pretty affordable, and very durable.…

Covering the beam

We have a support beam that drops right down into our kitchen island (left pic). We weren’t sure how we were going to cover it. One friend suggested the funky siding-style at the Gramercy Park Hotel, another something in stainless…

Husband wins, sigh

The commenters and people of Facebook have spoken — nobody liked the bright blue color I chose for the entryway foyer. So here’s the more toned down blue that we are using instead.

All our tools, all in a row

One day this will be a nice foyer, but today it is where all our stuff hangs out, constantly reminding us every time we walk down the stairs, “Your house is under construction!” Oh, and it’s also very organized.