Take a look:
Don't worry Mom, the piano is not being "smushed." Promise.
Our weekend has been jam-packed. We removed flooring:
Thanks Sush and Dave!!!
Sold old flooring on Craig's List:
Bought trim from Lowe's:
Loaded trim into our Passat. Way to go VW/little car that makeshifts as a truck, kind of:
Removed old trim:
Touched up paint before new floor install:
Opened boxes of new flooring to allow acclamation to humidity/house for 24-48 hours pre-install:
The rug is PERFECT-- Moroccan-Kladioscope fusion. Pier 1 sale! It picks up the orange in the chair and will work to "warm" the room. I had been dead-set on a gray rug, gray is the new taupe, right? But then I saw this and loved the COLORS.
So the small house is a BIG mess, but fingers-crossed it will be well worth it! Can't wait for David Jeffries to arrive to get the small house, BIG install going.