S: Our First Home
BC: "Don't cry because it's over, Smile because it happened." - Dr Seuss
FC: Our First Home
1: The entrance to our home. Oh that lovely tile...
2: The living room
3: Enclosed patio - future gym? future formal dining area? future bedroom? The possibilities are endless :)
4: The kitchen and dining area
5: The guest and master bathrooms
6: Guest bedroom on the left
7: I am grateful for the lawn that needs mowing, windows that need cleaning, and floors that need waxing because it means I have a home. ~Author Unknown | Guest bedroom on the right
8: Hallway from the master bedroom
10: Where we'll be probably once a week | Laundry room
11: A perfect summer day is when the sun is shining, the breeze is blowing, the birds are singing, and the lawn mower is broken (if we had a lawn). ~James Dent
12: Time to pick out all the tile!
13: And now the tiles on the floor :) | Electrical for the island.
14: Bye Bye old kitchen!
15: Patched & plastered the walls! | Gas line installed
18: Finishing the garage
19: Both bathrooms gutted
20: Phil surprised me with a trip to Seal Beach! A nice break from all the chaos from the construction of the house.
21: Talk about VIP parking...right in front of Cold Stone...:)
22: It's all about BLUUEEEE :) - Dream kitchen...CHECK!
24: Guest bathroom...check!
25: Light switches...check! | New fan...check!
26: New shower, vanity, toilet, tile...all done!
27: Time to work on the outside!
28: The Before | Jail
29: The jungle of Placentia...
31: And the work begins! After just ONE DAY, these are the results! Palm trees moved, bushes taken out, random plants pulled, bushes trimmed...amazing!
32: The grass looks just as excited as we were to get placed in its new home! | I helped a little bit in this area...my three days of shoveling they were able to do in probably a few hours...
33: GRASS...already makes the house look better!
34: Painters getting ready, power washed the house. Cement getting put in.
35: What was once pebbles...is now grass!
36: Skipping all the other little improvements... THE END RESULT
37: Can't really complain...:)