Tuesday, June 9, 2009

Kitchen Remodel, Days 3 and 4

Drywall taping, mudding, sanding. Then another layer of mud, then more sanding.

Lots and lots of dust.

Also, working lights! The wires are live, so to turn them on and off the bulbs are screwed in and out. They'll hook up the switch boxes later.

The lights are a nice touch, since it's been gloomy and rainy and generally dark in the kitchen.

The rain means that the drywall mud is taking f.o.r.e.v.e.r. to dry.

Also, grilling in the rain isn't so fun. And meals are now on a card table inside.

Today's tip in case you decide to do a kitchen remodel:

If you use paper plates for every meal your trash can fills up really fast. It's startling.

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

Wow. Such a huge undertaking.

Don't forget about crockpots! You can plug them in anywhere in the house.