Lighting Lowdown

For each area I had to make selections for the house construction I made a folder.  Then where ever I went: Lowe’s, Home Depot, the lighting contractor, flooring company, paint store, cabinet maker, plumber, counter top guy…etc. I carried my little box of folders with me.  I used them every single day while the build [...]

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Paint Colors

The paint colors we chose for this house are fairly similar to those in our old one.  They are mostly neutral.  The one color palette we did change considerably was the Master Bedroom.  In there, we went with cool spa like tones.

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Sheet-rock and Stucco

Construction began in mid-June.  On the first of August the sheet-rock was delivered.  What an exciting day! It seems quick now, but at the time it couldn’t go fast enough for me.  We were in a temporary apartment; and it was just awful.  All of our household goods were in storage.  We had no idea [...]

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