Wednesday, April 3, 2013

Back Porch Enclosure Update

Okay, if nothing else, I am true to my word.
I promised to keep you updated on the progress of our remodeling project.

I think in this case, pictures are indeed worth a thousand words
or
at least 30. 

Work was to begin between 8 and 8:30 a.m. Monday morning so on Saturday we made sure everything was ready.  Rug is protecting the built-in cabinet from the weekend rains.
 Monday 5:30 p.m.
Workers came at 9:30 and left a few minutes later because they were missing a few pieces of building materials. We were told they would be back by 8:30 Tuesday morning.

Tuesday 8:30 a.m.
 
Tuesday 11:00 a.m.
Work began at 10:00 a.m. by a great crew of carpenters.  There were a few minor snags that had to be straightened out due to a lack of communication between all parties.  But we got it started.
Thankfully, Hubby oversaw everything that was done.

Tuesday 5:30 p.m.
   First day results with plans to get started and hopefully finish the majority of the carpentry work on Wednesday between 8:00 and 8:30 a.m.

Wednesday 10:00 a.m., 12:00 p.m., 3:00 p.m., 4:00 p.m

Look familiar?  You are right, 8:30 came and went and here it is 4:00 p.m. and nothing has changed.

Hubby and I have a long planned and anticipated trip to Daughter's in Dallas tomorrow for the weekend, so maybe Monday between 8:00 and 8:30 a.m. we will again see some progress being made.

It will be worth the wait I am sure when it is all finished and I have decided how to furnish this narrow little space.

My advice to myself!
 drink sweat tea

4 comments:

  1. It will be worth the wait, but it still doesn't justify them not calling and giving a reason. I cannot deal with that either.

    Enjoy your time at Christy's and I'll look forward to hearing about it. Travel safe!

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  2. It's going to look so wonderful when it's all said and done, Libby! However, the waiting for it to be finished can be grueling! Have a wonderful time with your daughter!

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  3. Why is it that these things always present with stress.. It will be worth it though:) hang in there and enjoy your travels.

    xxleslie

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  4. In my experience home improvement never happens in the expected time frame : ) I'm sure it will be beautiful!

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