What a week, after having gone through so much frustration in the past it’s refreshing to actually be making progress. Unfortunately we had a horrible experience with our last GC however it’s refreshing with the progress that’s been made with our new GC. He’s cleaned up the mess which was left behind,
cleaned up the basement,
We’re seriously contemplating letting the exposed brick become part of the “decor” in the dining room however we would also like to find a way to incorporate the brick (2nd above photo) into what will serve as a hallway/corridor. We’re still not sure what we’ll do with the fireplace in the foyer, however thankfully we have a couple of weeks before we need to decide.
I feel somewhat foolish celebrating the demo, however it’s been a long time coming…can’t imagine what we’ll feel when they start driving nails.
I wanted to share another interesting article, What to Look for in a Contractor’s Contract, (this one is from Houzz) that is certainly worth a few minutes if you’re about to enter into a contract with a General Contractor.