Wednesday, August 5, 2015

A Lot Of Progress!

I've been told that once the drywall goes in, things start happening very fast.
I'm finding that to be true.  
The drywall is 90% finished and it's starting to feel like a house now.
This is the family room right after the drywall went in.

The wet bar was installed yesterday.  Since this room will be grassclothed, we are just fire taping the walls.
There will be a beverage refrigerator and a dishwasher in the openings, and shelves on the wall flanking either side of the window.
The countertop will be gray soapstone.  

This is the master bedroom, looking into the closet.

Yesterday, the French doors were installed to the closet.  The glass is obscure, so you won't actually see the closet, but it will have a nice glow at night when the doors are closed and a light is on in there.
The closet itself will be delivered next week.

Here's the master bath from a week ago, looking into the shower.
The vanity will be straight ahead.

Here it is now, looking into the toilet area.  The walls are mudded and the floor is floated out, ready for the tile.

This is the tile for the guest bathrooms.
The tile for the master is the same, except the dots are black, not gray.

Across the hall from the master bedroom is the laundry room.
The walls are mudded and the cabinets are installed.  There will be a stacking washer and dryer on the other side of the cabinets.  The floors will be hardwood.

The living room just got a lot of patches.  
Some walls had to be torn out for insulation.

The same with the dining room.  
These rooms have since been mudded and look so nice.

As of today, almost all the walls are mudded.  The moulding is being installed around the windows and doors.  Oh, yea, I have doors now too!  
Baseboards are going in next week.  
The hardwood is being delivered tomorrow.
Outside, the brick is almost done.
And my garage doors are being installed on Friday!
A lot of progress!

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20 comments:

Kathysue said...

Wow!!! I would say there has been a LOT of progress, I am grinning from ear to ear. It is all looking so great and Holy moly your closet is as big as one of my bedrooms!!! Thanks for posting, always fun to catch up with you.
xo Kathysue

Sandie said...

It looks great, Delores! I am excited to see how you decorate your San Francisco home, as I loved your previous one!

Katherine said...

So smart putting the bench in the shower - so glad we did it. Your tile is almost identical to mine, it's easy to keep clean and looks vintage.
I love the vaulted ceiling and arched doorways - gorgeous.

Pat@Life At Lydias House said...

How exciting to see it all come together! I love your choices and can't wait for the big reveal!!!

Dianne said...

I get very excited to see a new post. So glad things are finally moving fast for you!

The Tablescaper said...

So exciting to see your progress!

- Alma, The Tablescaper

gme said...

So excited to see the progress. Can't wait till it's finished and we get to see what you are doing with it !

Segreto Secrets said...

Wishing you continued progress!! Love the tile treatments!! xo Leslie

Joni Webb said...

is that the bedroom study - the circular room? that is so pretty!!!!!! cant wait to see how beautiful you decorate it!!!!!

Maria C said...

Wow! I'm catching your excitement, Delores! So much progress! Yay! This Christmas is going to be spectacular (probably the last thing on your mind right now, but I'm thinking ahead). I love the tile you picked for the bathrooms. It's such a classic! Can't wait for the next set of pictures!

Mary Ann Pickett said...

Looking so fabulous!!!!

Pat Freymuth said...

It is looking wonderful! I'm enjoying watching the progress!

Joni Webb said...

ok - looking again and I see that is the dining room - the circular room. So pretty!!!

Sarah said...

Happy to see an update. It is definitely moving along. This is going to be such a lovely space!

Kathi said...

Wow! This looks fabulous. I recently got cable tv. My station is permanently on HGTV, well almost. I just love love love watching Fixer-Upper and Property Brothers. Your blog post reminds me of all the great things that can be done. All the best to you. I can't wait to see your lovely home when it is finished. Kathi

laney said...

...oh my!...getting so excited for you...and us!...blessings laney

Sheila Irwin said...

It is really progressing Delores! Can NOT wait to see it when it's done. I'm feeling excited for you - how fun to have a whole! new! house to decorate!

Sheila
xoxo

www.maisondecinq.blogspot.com

Cyndy said...

All those broken eggs are going to make an awesome omelet really soon!

ℳartina @ Northern Nesting said...

Sooooooo exciting!! Can't wait to see more!

Joni Webb said...

I didn't know you worked on that house of Katie's?!?! I love that house!!!!! wow!! You are a wonder. That powder room with the stencil is to die for. You should go professional!! haha.

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