Well . . . you’ll have to wait until next week to see the pics of the new kitchen counters, because they’re installing them THIS WEEK! Yay!
But last week, well, see for yourself:
The remaining cabinets, except the two we’re waiting on; hardware attached, except the three cabinets that need different screws.
And the living room prepped for tile.
Remember how I was complaining that I couldn’t be there? Yeah, well, they saved the tile for me . . .
And I have to report that I’ve successfully passed Tile 101. Or, well, probably Tile 102, at least. I mean, I know how to do it, in theory, and I’ve watched my husband tile a couple small bathrooms, but this time I actually did it.
Oh, gee. Swell.
It. Took. Forever.
Okay, not quite. My husband spread the mortar, I set the tiles—damn heavy, yes, they are—and the next day I did the grout:
Just about ready to head back down there after a couple days’ recovery, so we can do it all over again and finish the kitchen floor . . . my muscles are protesting already!