July - August 2015

Doing some honest work ourselves (at last...),

we bring in our tools

We bring in water (no service yet...), and obtain a temporary electrical

connection from our neighbor (no service yet either...).

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We start sanding the walls and ceilings. Then comes dusting, washing and

cleaning, to remove all dust before painting. Quite a chore, I assure you!

 

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Now the painting can begin. We start with a primer.

Only 2,700 sq ft of ceilings and 4,000 sq ft of interior walls to go...

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... three weeks later ...

the family room sure looks better, doesn't it ?

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but watch out; this must be an indian warrior with paint on his face,

and a terrified woman in hiding...

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We add drywall in the garage, which means even more surface to paint...

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