It’s been a few weeks since the patio construction was officially complete, but I kept forgetting to take photos of it to share here. It hasn’t helped that it’s rained a ton over the past few weeks. I’m so thrilled with our new outdoor space! It turned exactly how I envisioned it – a cool modern space [...]
The warm weather this spring had me itching to get outside. I actually wanted to do yard work! I had a small list of activities to do on the front landscaping that we completed last year, and that list is now complete. It was certainly a joy to be working outside in relatively mild spring [...]
Our home was definitely a turn-key one, given that it was new construction and had the general layout and finishes that matched our requirements. We’ve done some decorating, painting, and replacing light fixtures, but nothing I would really call a large project or significant upgrade to the interior. The exterior on the other hand has [...]
After several weeks of hard work, the initial pass of landscaping is done! Of course our timing couldn’t have been better – the past few weeks have been incredibly hot, full of 90+ degree days. A truly crazy time to be spending many hours outside engaging in strenuous activities. Somehow we got it done.
Things have finally moved forward on the exterior of the house. We have sprinklers, sod, and painted trim! The addition of an actual lawn is a huge transformation. It looks so much bigger and luxurious than the rocky mudpit we’d been living with. Getting it put in right before a July heatwave isn’t something we’re [...]