Patio Completion

The patio is complete! And I love it, and it is beautiful. And I really can’t believe it’s done. Especially considering how long it took to get ready for the big pour. These guys knocked it out in a week! This has definitely made me reconsider hiring out for other projects.

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Lower Patio Prep!

I can’t even begin to contain my excitement! The lower patio is officially getting poured this week! I don’t have any after photos yet since it won’t be done until Friday or Saturday, but this progress is so satisfying. I almost just wanted to stay home all week and watch everything get done. But you know, apparently I have to go to work. Anyways, check out the progress!

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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 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”

Concrete Countertop

I feel like it has been forever since I last posted! I think I currently have three projects going on. Because, you know, I have no focus. Oh well, such is life! Last night we hit a huge milestone…we finished out countertop! I have to be honest, the hubby did most of this work. He had experience with forming concrete from his college days as an architecture student, and I was super nervous that if I touched it, it would break. By the way, this thing will NEVER break. I did help out a bunch though!  Continue reading “Concrete Countertop”