Wednesday, March 16, 2011

Moving right along

It’s been really hard to get some good pictures of the progress because it seems so chaotic in the house with all the workers, the loud music they play, the supplies that have been delivered, etc. So, ignore all the dust and clutter. LOL

The doors were delivered and Anne laughed at me because I got so excited over doors. But, I love them because they look like beadboard, and I LOVE beadboard.

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The trim was also delivered and it’s hazardous trying to step over it.

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My nest was the first place they started. Smart workers! Love those doors!

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With all the windows across the back, my room is nice and bright, even on a gloomy day.

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The cabinets were also delivered and guess what? I found out we have a kitchen! Hehe. This is what the “before” looks like.

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And cabinets in. The black piece in front is the island.

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And another view.

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Check out the dust…I keep walking around using my coat sleeve to wipe it off. You should see my coat. LOL

One of my favorite things is the buffet/butler’s pantry (whatever you want to call it) in the dining room.

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There will be glass in the center section and granite on the counter.

Here are a couple of the pieces of granite that will be going in. The one on the left will be in the master bath and the one on the right will be in the powder room.

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The powder room will have a copper vessel sink, so they should compliment each other really well.

The entertainment units were also installed. The TV will be on the right side.

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Outside…they have finished the concrete work. The house still hasn’t been painted because we just can’t seem to get a few dry days in a row. Oh well, at least the inside work can continue.

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Next week the tile and granite start going in. I call all this stuff the “pretty” things and I love watching it all come together.

Hugs, Anne

26 comments:

Yvette said...

How exciting!

I love those doors you chose too! I absolutely adore everything about your new home but of course the sewing room is my favorite.

Anne Sutton said...

I can't wait for the sink!!! Love the cabinets, and the windows in your nest. I would be excited about the windows!!!!!!!!

Linda said...

Gorgeous! Everything is! Can't wait to see the kitchen finished in all it's glory!

Michelle said...

Yeah! Was just wondering about you lats night.

Loris said...

I would be excited about those doors too! I love beadboard and that curved line at the top makes it very sweet "cottagey".
These rooms are really looking wonderful.Your nest is so full of light. Jack is going to love it!

Colleen said...

Oh I love the cabinetry... particularly the black! And the doors...I have never seen them like that before and I love them too!

Carrie ~ Cricketwood Prims said...

You are sure at the fun part, love it all. It seems so empty until the parts all get put in place, you must have to pinch yourself its coming along so fast. Its going to be beautiful.

Carol said...

OMG Anne! I love the doors! I love the butler's pantry! I love the granite...can't wait for the sink! Oh I just love it all! This is so exciting!

Stephanie said...

I love beadboard too. How exciting to see the progress and the finishing touches. Love the updates.

Lori said...

You are so fortunate to build a house and see all of this come together for you. I'm so glad the weather has cooperated too!

Sue said...

Your new home is looking so beautiful! I'll bet you can't wait to get moved in!

Anna said...

Tour Time!!! I bet those guys are people walking through their work site!

Crispy said...

WOW Ann, they are getting so much done!! I LOVE your cabinets in the kitchen. I can hardly wait until the painting begins to see what you decided on :0)

Crispy

Quilt Hollow said...

I tell ya...I too love these doors! We have been house hunting ourselves and walked into a beauty of a home this past weekend that had these doors AND black island with granite top.....the house had wonderful charm just not on a lot we liked. SO...now we are looking at purchasing land and designing our own home....though down the road a bit. I plan on these doors! (I hear ya!!)

Hogan's Adventure said...

Everything is looking great, love the black touches!!! Will we be able to stay with you in April...we could sleep in the nest :)!!!! So happy for you, what an exciting time!

Candace said...

Wow! Bob wants to know if you will adopt us? It's all looking fantastic, Anne!
Cheers!

Sandy F said...

Things are looking great! I think Anna and I need another tour. See ya on Tues. at Woolies

Anonymous said...

Looks like things are coming together nicely. You must be getting very excited! Lindy

Carrie P. said...

I love seeing the progress. What an awesome studio you will have.
I love bead board too.

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Michelle said...

Hi Anne...am wondering if any painting was started today?

suz said...

Wow, things are really moving along. I love all the windows in your nest. I don't blame you for getting excited about those doors - they are great!

Jennifer @ Stitchin' Thyme said...

Beautiful - I know you are thrilled!!

Michelle said...

Me thinks you may have had some painting done this week?

Kim D. said...

How exciting to see everything coming together. I love the doors and the stone on the front of the house. Looks like you have a nice open concept throughout the house.

Michelle said...

Oh Anne.....waiting patiently for an update! ;o)