Storypost | 2008.10.26

The 'rents came down this weekend. Mom bought me the taxadermed animal I wanted so badly.

Cement board, tile saw, sealer...

The media room has a long way to go. But Justin's gaming chair has found a good home.

The chandelier aglow.

Upstairs bathroom preparations. Copper green on the studs, plywood on the studs, roofing felt on the plywood, cement board on the felt, tile on the cement board.

For this one I'm going with some 16x24 travertine pieces. The lighter color is key for not making the tub look freakishly out of place.


aww.. i like the cute little nappy bear by the fireplace. all you need is xmas decorations and a warm fire going... oh.. and roasting marshmellows over the fire for smores... mnn... yumm...

The fireplace box juts up right against the wood floor.


Nonsense, that's as large as stuffed bears grow.


too chicken to kill a full size one, eh?

what a cute baby bear!


Burning the midnight oil

Busy days and nights. The beams have been verathaned. The shower and fireplace are nearing completion. Tomorrow will be a foray into flooring. This weekend will feature some prodigious laying of hardwood.

Upstairs bathroom


Construction site with amenities

Progress. I picked up the centerpiece for the media room. Furnishings include a futon and Justin's chair. The game systems are there, though tomorrow I have to call Microsoft to take the xbox back a second time. And the tv speakers were atrocious en...