Patio – Stage 4

Oh. My. Gosh. Longest part of a project ever! So, we always make fun of my dad for saying something will only take 5 minutes. Or the destination is just around the corner… I am a little ashamed to admit that, for the first time, I am guilty of this. I thought that laying out the pavers would take a weekend, max. And that we could probably finish them during the week after work. I was so wrong. So, so, so wrong. I vow to never be this wrong again!

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Patio – Stage 3

We have a patio base! I repeat, we have a patio base! I might be a little bit too optimistic, but I think we might actually finish off the patio within a month! I guess it will depend on how much work the pergola ends up being. It can’t be too hard, right?

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Patio – Stage 2

Oh. My. Gosh. There was so much rock to move into the patio area. But first, I hope everyone had a great Father’s day weekend! I got to take my parents out on the Sea-Doo for their first time. We had the perfect weather for it, and they loved it! Continue reading “Patio – Stage 2”

Patio – Stage 1

We have officially started the patio! I mean, maybe we “officially” started it when we ripped down the sun room disaster. Or when we finally replaced the sliding door and patched the stucco. Or when we bought the stone. But we have finally gotten to the point of no return and are actually motivated to get it done!   Continue reading “Patio – Stage 1”

Front Yard Reveal – ORC Week 6

We made it, you guys! It’s hard to believe how much our curb appeal improved over just 6 weeks, but it’s true! Our home went from okay and not very exciting to something that makes me so happy to see when I am coming home.  Continue reading “Front Yard Reveal – ORC Week 6”