Archive for the ‘Building’ Category

Ceiling done & Chandelier hung

A lot is happening so quickly! Our ceiling is 100% finished, the chandelier is hung, the loft Ikea pod lights are installed, the baywindow walls below two out of three windows are done, a tankless water heater is ordered, and a three burner stove cook top is on its way! Collin is doing such a […]

Seein’ to the Ceilin’

My mom & I.

The Pretty Stuff

We’re at a fun stage of the game now: the finishing touches of the wall & ceiling! We are using 3 inch pine tongue & groove panels. Collin is doing a lovely job with it now that we have finished the insulation & taping. (So much taping: 5 or so rolls of it!) The ceiling […]

Free Find!

On the topic of house furnishings, we found ourselves a steal of a deal for a mattress thanks to Kijiji (again)! We bought a black futon mattress to fit in the loft, but it came with a frame that we didn’t need. So, we then sold the frame on Kijiji to a guy who had […]

$50 Fridge

Bargain Time: we just bought our fridge on Kijiji for a mere $50!