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Amy’s Blog Series: Punch Out Phase

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Amy’s Series: Light Fixture Issues

by Amy Iverson / June 20, 2019

lighting fixture with flowers and curly accents

I was super excited to see my lights installed. This didn't go so smooth. Laundry Room Light: As I mentioned before, I found two lights on Houzz and was super excited about them.  I couldn't wait to come home and see them installed.  While I was at work the electrician called and informed us…

Amy’s Series: Painting Phase

by Amy Iverson / June 13, 2019

stone backsplash in basement bar wide cement tile look

Looking Like a Finished Basement! A lot has happened since the last video.  The drywall is up, cabinets are installed, the trim & doors are installed, the barn wood and barn door are hung and the floor is laid. It is looking good!  I love seeing all the selections come together and so happy that…

Amy’s Series: After Rough Mechanical

by Amy Iverson / June 5, 2019

framed in basement with steel studs and plumbing with concrete breakup

  The Mess, The Noise, And Change Orders! The Mess: The rough carpentry and rough mechanicals are complete and we didn't experience much mess yet.  Pretty painless at this stage of the project. The Noise: Steve and I were out of town during the rough mechanicals. Even if we were in town we would…

Amy’s Series: Ready For Construction

by Amy Iverson / May 30, 2019

bond insulation in ceiling joists in basement

Measure Meeting: Now that we have made our color and material selections, our project is almost ready for production.  Next we will be meeting with our Project Manager, Steve Marco.  At this meeting the plan dimensions will be verified, ceiling details will be discussed,  and look for cracks that could be issues.  We will also…

See Your Finished Basement Before It Is Built!

by Adam Jensen / March 5, 2019

finished basement with bar and vinyl plank flooring

Whether you are deciding to finish your lower level for added entertaining space, extra guest space, a place for the kids to hang out, or a fitness room, imagining what the basement will look like before it's built can be tough. Not everyone has an eye for reading and understanding blueprints. That is why we…