The inside is complete!
- plastering done
- veneer floor re-layed
- skirting boards fixed, plus beading
- walls and skirting repainted
- first top coat done, still another to go!
We have now finished all the big stuff
And some small things
Stuff to go
Over the two weekends of the Christmas break, Harvey and I worked on the house. Doing one side of the bay window each weekend
We replaced twice:
We are estimating three more days, then we will be done! Oh my god, I’m getting so sick of the time sink of this project, but we’re on the back straight, and we’ve come so far.
Well the under floor part of the great house DIY of ’07 is done.
In the process we have:
But the floor looks good
Now on with:
and it will be done!
Harvey and I got the last sole plate, foundation board, and joists in place yesterday (Canterbury’s A&P Show Day).
The room has a very close to finished feeling. We then started inspecting the rest of the house, to check for further work required in the near term. And there is some, but only a little. The other task we started and will continue tomorrow is clearing the rubble from under the house and lowering the dirt level so we can lay a polythene ground sheeting.
So while the room that started it all is nearing completion, there are new tasks spawned that need doing before the floor can go back down…