Monthly Archives: April 2016

Granite, Granite, Granite. Just like paint color, flooring, cabinet selection and room layout, your counter tops can really make a room. The most affordable way to get beautiful granite counter tops is to go to a large stone company and ask to see their remnants. That is what we did. Looking at remnants also ensures […]

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The best part about the house being framed during the winter is I mostly get to stay inside and make design decisions in the warmth!! And we all know my favorite thing is DESIGN!!!! YES!!! BEST. PART. Seriously though… I’ve been planning this house in my head, pinning like crazy for years, and mentally organizing […]

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I won’t bore you with framing pictures and I certainly won’t give you all the details on how long this framing dragged on for… let’s just say… It’s coming along. Slowly. VERY slowly. But there is progress every day and you have to count the little things at this stage I’ve come to realize! Every […]

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Whoop whoop! This is where it gets real! The walls go up and you can really start to “feel” the house. Our framing started in September and didn’t end until January!! Pretty much 4 months of framing! Uggg… not gonna lie… it was A. Very. long. process. Holy Moly!! BUT everyday (or week) something new […]

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Yay!! We have a foundation!! This is the first visual step in “seeing” your house. You can look at in on paper or the computer all day long, but until the foundation is poured and you can physically walk the floorplan… it’s just an imaginary thing. But now… WOW!!! So fun to imagine where all […]

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