Week 7 through 9

After we moved in, we had to go back to work, so further updates have been progressing but slowly. Here’s where we started: Contractor: replacing the kitchen floors, removing the kitchen, insulating the pantry (bijkeuken), installing an outside tap, replacing the pantry ceiling, replacing the bathroom floors, re-tiling the bathroom walls, removing a wall to … [Read more…]

Week 6 – Friday through Sunday

We woke up on Friday morning thinking we had an easy day of finishing up some packing. Instead I had multiple messages from our painter who had been kidnapped, was in Spain and would not be finishing the painting that day. Because of course. While annoying, we figured in the end, it would be better … [Read more…]

Week Six – Monday Through Friday

Week six is also moving week. Here’s where we’re at: Contractor: replacing the kitchen floors, removing the kitchen, insulating the pantry (bijkeuken), installing an outside tap, replacing the pantry ceiling, replacing the bathroom floors, re-tiling the bathroom walls, removing a wall to open up one of the bedrooms, plastering and painting the entire house. Us: … [Read more…]

Week Five – Friday, Saturday and Sunday

Ok, this weekend is finally, finally kitchen weekend. Friday, we first had to wait for the painters to prime the wall that the kitchen cabinet will go on. So in the meantime, we installed the bathroom sink. Unfortunately, we were missing a piece of plumbing, which we discovered at around ten in the evening, so … [Read more…]

Week Five – Monday through Thursday

After the ending of Week Four, we got some sleep on Sunday and made our plans for the next week. All of the contractors should be finished (on time) this week, so we’re looking forward to that. Here’s the status: Contractor: replacing the kitchen floors, removing the kitchen, insulating the pantry (bijkeuken), installing an outside … [Read more…]