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2014 July

All aboard the lighting train…

     July 31, 2014 0 Comments

If you have a small child, you’ll have that tune in your head all day. We’ve had our son home with us as we transition between daycares so playing with trains and singing songs (1-2-3-4-5 all aboard the counting train…x100) have kept me busy. Dan and I rarely share the same tastes… I care about…

Exterior Finishes

     July 24, 2014 0 Comments

Well, anytime I start daydreaming about this house, I try to imagine what the outside will look like. We are going to add interest to the exterior of the house by mixing different materials like stucco, stone and a ‘faux’ cedar board. Kelly from KRN Residential Design is going to make a 3D rendering of…

Basement Foundation… check!

     July 23, 2014 0 Comments

We signed up and agreed to a contract with a basement foundation specialist today! More details to follow soon.

Transitional Masterpiece

     July 22, 2014 0 Comments

I had the opportunity to meet with the owner of Pearl Hardware this week to talk about the House Trade Built and what types of products we would need. We set up the house drawings in their design room and went through each room, determining the number of lights and fixtures required. It was great…

Permit Us to Build, please?

     July 17, 2014 2 Comments

Permits have been submitted!!! I told Dan to capture this milestone with a picture, but he forgot. Plus, he figured it’d be weird to ask the clerk to take a picture of him handing over a bunch of papers. He went into the office all prepared with all the different certifications (HVAC, roof truss design,…

Final Floor Plan

     July 16, 2014 0 Comments

Well ladies and gentlemen, here it is:   This is the final floor plan. Yep. Final. The plans have been approved, stamped and certified. KRN Residential Design┬ádid an amazing job, and we’re thrilled with the results. Kelly and his team are incredibly patient and kind, and have a wealth of knowledge and expertise. They were…