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Archive for the ‘Building our house’ Category

We are homeowners again!

Today was a very exciting day, one we have anxiously been awaiting for many months now. We closed on our house, got our keys and became home owners again! We are moving in at the end of the week! The building process has been great but also very stressful at times. I’m so glad it is done and that we can relax now! We love our house and new neighborhood!

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The house is almost done on the outside now!! When we went to the house on Sunday we saw that they are going to start to install the kitchen cabinets and stuff this week. So exciting!

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A lot of things are happening now. They put in the floors, they are getting ready to paint the walls, put up trim and doors to every room.

They are working on the outside.

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This was last week. They had been sanding and everything was sooo dusty. Tyler looked like a white ghost when we left, haha.

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I always get so stressed out when the kids go upstairs because I worry they will trip and fall. Aaaaaaaaaa!!

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These pics are taken from this morning. They are covering the floor with paper so that they can paint.


Yay! Now I don’t have to worry that the kids will fall down anymore.

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Next time we will go to the house will be on Sunday. I will have more updates then.


They are getting ready to do the outside of the house. Our house is going to be beige and white.

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Last time we went to the house there were workers there so we just took two quick pics and left. This was last Saturday. They were doing texturing on the walls and ceilings.

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They are going to start to do the outside of the house soon. I cant wait to see what the colors will look like. Inside they have put up dry wall. 🙂

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Part of  kitchen and dining room end of last week.

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Part of kitchen and dining room today.

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Our house….

The house as of yesterday….They are doing insulation, putting in windows and doing the roof.



This is what the house looked like last week. We walked around and looked at every room and it was so fun!

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More house…

Our house as of today. So exciting!


Update on house…

This is what it looks like up by our lot right now. 🙂

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Day 4

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Our Family

Beatrice and Eric





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