Peter 'Happy' Thomas (happypete) wrote,
Peter 'Happy' Thomas
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The next batch of pictures

Well, we're making progress.  Enjoy the pictures.  There are more in our Scrapbook Album.  All hail prettypammie for taking, uploading, and annotating the pictures.
Baseboard trim Beginnings of a wall
Baseboard trim
Beginnings of a wall
For the most part all the interior walls are drywall, but we chose to use a little extra log siding in the LR.
Fireplace! Fireplace!
Fireplace!
Fireplace!
Uh, oh Fireplace!  OK, we're excited.
Uh, oh
It is Not Good to mortar any beams into the house. The house will settle up to 3 inches, a lot of it at once when they crank it down after one year. Anything attached to the fireplace won't move with all the rest... Of course, aside from this the fireplace is gorgeous in our oh-so-unbiased opinions!
Fireplace! OK, we're excited.
Fireplace and new LR wall Another view of the LR
Fireplace and new LR wall
Another view of the LR
It is starting to take shape, and I desperately want to move in...
Kitchen! We have upper cabinets now
Kitchen!
We have upper cabinets now
More upper cabinets and the space for the wall ovens Chimney in loft
More upper cabinets and the space for the wall ovens
Chimney in loft
A Big Uh Oh Another support beam mortared into the chimney
A Big Uh Oh
The fireplace here is extended under and attached to one of the roof beams. That means when they crank down the house everything else will lower and the roof -- won't.
Another support beam mortared into the chimney
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