As the year draws to a close and we marvel at how quickly life seems to be passing by with every approaching holiday, my hubby and I had a chance to sift through some old pictures of what’s been keeping us busy since we said, “We do”.
one of our biggest projects has been the house we’re living in (and my husband’s flipped property, but I’ll share about that later). With a new chapter of our lives beginning with my husband beginning school full-time we realized that this was the time to try something we’ve been talking about for awhile: having a rental apartment in our basement.
Here is what the basement looked like when we first saw it (with the previous owners’ furniture… is that weird to post?)
we needed to do some serious damage.
We seriously could NOT have survived this project without my amazing in laws… seriously. I can’t think of a single complaint about them even after spending sweaty moment after sweaty moment with them.
After much planning, lot of painting, constructing, garbage dump trips & fuelling the FIL with coca-cola and fudgsicles, we gutted the joint & came up with this: