Monthly Archives: May 2012

Closing Day Revisited

As you know our closing day has come and gone. Boo hiss!!! We pushed as hard as we could to try to close last week but it just didn’t work. The long 3 day weekend would have been perfect for…

Closing Day!

It’s closing day! Or is it…? Right now we should be at the new house beginning work. Why aren’t we? Well as I’ve said in previous posts, we are dealing with some rather incompetent individuals and companies. What should have…

Well That Wasn’t So Bad

House inspection complete! Another thing checked off the to-do list. Now all we need is to close on time. It’ll be a miracle if things go as planned. With the current state that the house was in we were sure…

A Little Speed Bump

If you haven’t read yet how we acquired the house that this blog is centered around and the headaches associated with it, be sure to read theĀ  I Think We Just Bought A House post. The issues relating to our…

Eye Candy

One of the bonuses of having a partner who’s in the construction trades is we get to shop at places that the general public doesn’t know about or places the public can’t even buy from. That and we don’t have…

Veggies Looking For Home

Do you ever do something and while you’re doing it you say to yourself “self, if I do this I know something’s going to happen to make what I’m doing right now pointless”? I love to garden whether it’s a…

The Waiting Game

Started packing our first boxes the other day. Almost exactly a year ago we were moving into the place we’re living in now, and now we get to do it all over again. The fact that we are moving and…

Update: Attic Space

I’m happy to report that we were able to get back into the house to take some definite measurements and were also able to get up into the attic this time. At first we couldn’t get the attic access panel…