The first round of furniture arrived today from Dwellings via White Glove Delivery out of Fort Atkinson, and it looks awesome! The major item was the sitting room couch, along with the accompanying nesting end tables. The side console table for the sitting room also arrived, which looks great with the lamp and vase my … Continue reading Furniture Delivery #1
Now that the flooring is in and all of the major furniture items have been ordered (the first of which should be arriving later this week!), the focus has shifted to more art and decor items, along with lighting and window treatments. Here are some recent selections and ideas: I’m also looking into replacing the … Continue reading More Design Progress
After a week of hard work, the flooring install is done. After the first day of laying floor, the second day saw the completion of the raised subfloor and underlayering, as well as more floor planks. Yesterday, the project was completed. All the remaining floor planks were installed, along with all the original baseboards, trim, … Continue reading Flooring Complete!
Today, the first of the flooring went in! First, they had to lay plywood so that the flooring would be at the right height relative to the door jams. After that, they laid down padding and then the wood itself. It’s going to look incredible when it’s done! Continue reading Hand Scraped Hickory
Throughout the summer, I’ve continued to make more progress working with my designer, as well as the furniture team at Dwellings and the flooring team at Nonn’s. Much of the furniture and decor has already been ordered and is in the process of being made, and should start to show up once the flooring is … Continue reading Interior Design Progress
As I get closer to being done with the flooring replacement on the main level of the Verona house, my next flooring project is coming into focus. I’m planning on replacing the living room and landing area carpet in the basement with life-proof vinyl, which is engineered to match the wood look of the hardwood … Continue reading Basement Vinyl
Over the past two days, the flooring installers have been hard at work ripping out all of the old carpeting and hardwood from the main level of the house before they can start installing the new flooring. First, they setup a workshop in the garage where all of the new flooring had been. After that, … Continue reading Flooring Demolition
Last week, I had to get everything ready in the house for the new floors. This meant emptying shelves of their contents, taking down decorations and other breakable things, and moving as much furniture out of the way as possible. I also got a storage unit near the house, and had movers help me move … Continue reading Prepping for New Floors