It’s been a little while, and we’ve been busy on some things other than the house (plus I had issues with the blog). We hosted Christmas dinner, helped Kaitlyn’s dad move his shop, and had some much needed down time. Kaitlyn seems to be getting some energy back now in her second trimester, so this weekend we located the curtain rods and got these up in our room.
I wish that I could say that this took less than four hours! Anyway, I’m glad we got it done, the bedroom feels much more cozy now.
Less happy news, it’s been three months since the bathroom was finished and the grout is already cracking.
We haven’t decided exactly what we’re going to do about it, but it seems that the contractor that did the work is out of business. Their contractor’s license is canceled, and their website is gone. We may still have some recourse, and the floor may not be beyond repair… but this isn’t good.
Today we are having our sewer lateral updated, so hopefully I’ll have good news on that soon.
Also, this is the salamander who lives under our compost bin: