The Sunday foray to the house was VERY exciting. Electrical conduit piping is routed around all the interior and exterior walls on both floors. Can light boxes are in place in the ceilings on both floors. HVAC duct work is going in to the basement and can be seen through the first few vent cut-outs on the first floor. The floors are all patched up and no longer have any scary holes around the area where the chimney used to be. I could do cartwheels across the length of the living and dining room space now if I wanted to. Or was able to. But I’m old and uncoordinated. So I won’t. Cause I can’t.
Most exciting is that the second floor, master bedroom feels dramatically different than it did earlier in the week. The old exterior stairwell area that we’ve begun converting into living space has a completely new roof that, rather than being a flat adjunct as it used to be, is now an extension of our A-frame. You can really see the difference from the outside:
On the inside, the room feels wonderfully tall and airy. The room is approximately 13’ x 15’ but it feels bigger now – it feels like a grand master. Plus, with the skylight cutout, it’s light and bright, even towards dusk, which is when I was there.