Status – Week 8/9

Well, it looks like we’re not going to keep up on our weekly updates so this will be a (quick) summary of the activities of the past 10 days or so.  First and foremost, we have completed insulation which only took a day and have started sheetrock! Continue reading


Status – Week 7

We passed cover inspections!  It took long hours and several last-minute, late night fixes but we passed with minimal remarks!  That meant Mike could get his framing inspection done which we passed as well and now we are eagerly looking forward to insulation and sheetrock next week.   Continue reading

Status – Week 4

Whew, time flies when you’re keeping busy!  A lot has happened since our last posts, but in all honesty there is not a lot that makes for interesting visual progress..  As we mentioned in our previous post, Mike is spending a good amount of time trying to line up the perfectly level and plane new frames with the not-so-perfect existing structure. Without going into too much detail, a lot of it ultimately comes down to, lots of shimming, compromising, a little give and take, and that is something we expected with a house of this age, it’s “quirky” 🙂

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