Wednesday, May 13, 2009

Home Improvement

Since Jan. 9, when we signed the contract to have an addition built on one side of our house and to have nine feet along the front of the house removed for a flagstone patio covered by a pillar-supported roof, we knew on paper how it might look.

What we did not expect was to leave our house yesterday morning with the front yard intact and to return at 6 p.m. to find the following scenes:

It won't be until July 9 when we see the final fruits of this project by our contractor, one Mr. B. Rubble.


  1. Hope you'll post the update of the update of this post.

  2. Anonymous11:19 PM

    nice mess!

  3. kate pearson10:45 AM

    wow...the house looks great! (i could have made it look like for free). i'm curious, what are your thoughts on the california budget mess?

  4. Kate,

    I haven't followed the California budget mess closely, but I would say that no good ever came from having Republican governors of the state -- or any other state, or nation, for that matter.

  5. Anonymous1:21 AM

    it's safe to safe that were a little f**ked right now. dang you governator! dang you!