It looks more like a finished home once the driveway gets poured and as you can see, they’ve completed that job. Our builder contracted the driveway company, so luckily we didn’t have to find a concrete company to do the work. But, there are some things you need to know about pouring a concrete driveway before you start whether you do the work yourself, or hire a concrete company.
Now that all of the drywall has been put up, next is the process of applying mud and tape to create that finished smooth wall look. This always appears a bit daunting to me. I always wonder how they get the wall so smooth in the end. Read more
When we originally picked out our color selections for the interior an exterior materials, if you remember we drove around looking at various combinations for the exterior look of our home. Craftsman house plans like ours often include many types of siding styles. Our home was no different. All of the various textures no doubt add character to the exterior of Craftsman style homes, but it can be hard to get the finished look you were trying to achieve without the home appearing too busy. Read more
Many new and exciting things are happening at our home site. First, the drywall has been delivered and strategically placed in every room of the house. Once all of that is put in place, you basically have your home and things really come to life. Read more
It’s very exciting to see the stonework being added when we last visited our house. At first, when selecting the exterior look for our home, we didn’t consider adding stone. Read more