Friday, May 20, 2011

More Excuses!

Are you getting tired of my excuses  for not posting more often?  Jeez!  I'm even getting tired of them.  It's been six days since my last post....what's up with that?

A picture is worth a thousand words..........


5 days
New floor installation!

Washer Dryer from laundry room

This is my newly painted table?  

Pantry door against piano, cinder blocks in living room

Other supplies stored in living room...yikes!

Laundry room floor in process

Newly painted chairs stored in hallway.

Miter saw used in house 'cause it was raining after 5 months of no  Notice the nylon panty hose foot on the sawdust exhaust.

And........finally,  the after pictures......ta da.....

drum roll please..............

Entrance into kitchen

Pantry with door in place, new baseboard installed, 3 lower walls painted.

Laundry room finished, new baseboard installed, back door repaired, new weather seal, new caulking

Dining room -  newly painted (again)  table & chairs, new baseboard installed.

New Garbage disposer too!

Mike...the man who did it all, and is now my new handyman. 
I've got another "want to do, need to fix" list already started for him.

Now maybe I can get back to cutting, sewing, and quilting for my Etsy Shop. 

Was this good enough excuses for not posting everyday?

Thanks for visiting. 


  1. WOW! It's like a new house! What a wonderful DONE!!!

    I am so glad you found a HM to help you & Jerre that you can trust & does excellent work!

    I believe I'd be dancing that Tom Cruise "old rock n roll" dance on those floors for a long time to come!

  2. OOOOHHH, everything looks wonderful....I'm ssooo happy for you. Koodoos to Mike, he did a terrific job.

  3. It looks great! Tell Mike I have a "not my honey do" list, too, but he can be my honey if he wants! lol.

  4. It's amazing what a new floor can do! Congrats.

  5. You are sure gonna enjoy living in all this finished beauty. Isn't it nice to have a trustworthy man of many handiness!

  6. Oh wow.....what a transformation. I know it was hard to live among the chaos at the time but is soooooooooo worth it now. Looks fabuslou!

  7. Gorgeous! I bet you are soooo relieved to have it finished.

  8. You certainly have a very valid reason for not blogging. Love your new floors. Can you let Mike know that I'd love him to come visit me in Southern California? Hmmm. He could come have a great vacation and do my floors too!


  9. I MUST know if the panty hose on the miter saw worked... I will go buy a pair... we are redoing a whole house and I am SICK SICK SICK of the dust..'