The Lake House Renovation: Our Bedroom, Day 2

Posted 24 July 2016 at 6:37 PM | Comments (0)

Now that walls are coming down, we are coming face to face with our limitations. Everything we want to do is dependent on something else that we can’t do, so each step forward feels like a few steps back.

I should be concerned, but I am having a blast.

We continue to remove wallpaper and wood paneling, with the help of our two troublemakers (ages 5 and 8):

1959 Lakeside Ranch House: Our Bedroom, Renovation Day 2

My husband stripped the closet and now we can look straight into the living room. That’s where we found new problems, like a cracked chimney and rotted floorboards:

1959 Lakeside Ranch House: Our Bedroom, Renovation Day 2

We did find a treasure trove of vintage trophies in the attic, and the kids think if we sell them, we might be able to afford this renovation after all:

1959 Lakeside Ranch House: Our Bedroom, Renovation Day 2

Good thinking, kids.

For Day 1, click here.

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