We started with enclosing a heater vent to the upstairs. (our house was built before the age of central heating or electricity) We covered it in with wallboard scavenged from the basement.
After paint was the flooring to install. March 22/08 saw
Easter Sunday saw the boys finding their loot in the kitchen. Really, there wasn't anywhere else for the Easter Bunny to hide it. This photo also shows how cramped our kitchen has been,
We finished up the floor on Easter Sunday, for the most part anyhow. We s
Here is a final photo, so far. Nothing on the walls yet, I might do some rearranging of photos, etc. (or perhaps I don't want to put nails into my new walls!!)
So, I guess we're not as done as I thought. The closet door and door trim in the photo above, as well as our bedroom doorway (and door) need to be painted. Right now, they're primed only. We can't decide if we'll rehang the existing bi-fold door (painted, of course) or buy a regular passage door. All depends on cost, unfortunately. The doorway isn't a common size, only 30 x 77". Not sure if a standard door comes in that size.
Now....the porch needs a new floor, the bedroom needs a fresh coat of paint, the bedrooms upstairs need drywall & paint. Oh, the list goes on and on and on and on...