Sunday, May 16, 2010

weekend transformation #1

This was my room on Friday night...

... and this is it now!

A lot happened in between, and there are still a few things left to finish before moving day on Thursday. But thanks to the amazing work of my dad and uncle, there's a new hardwood laminate floor in my bedroom! Here's the play-by-play:

7:30 am Saturday - Ours for the day, courtesy of Home Depot

9:00 am - Getting rid of the yucky carpet

11:00 am - Taking out the carpet staples

Laying the floorboards

Adding new baseboard molding

10:30 pm -- done for the day

me and dad

2:00 pm Sunday - goodbye, chocolate brown

4:00 pm - hello, sea anenome

Also gone: the draperies and the closet doors. But keep your eyes out for them to reappear, repurposed, elsewhere in the house this summer.

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