You are renovating because you want your house to look more beautiful and feel more comfortable. Consider your home renovation plan as a business plan or as your special project you are starting from scratch.
Works and Days
August 1 — December 1
Theatre of Operations
October 1 — December 1
“The key to renovating your house on budget yet beautifully is primarily to plan the entire process effectively. The following sections will demonstrate how you can divide your entire renovation plans into sub-plans, according to the space you have and renovate your home effectively.”
Budgeting – Since you want to renovate your house economically it is important for you to decide the total expenditure requirements/limit. It is important to remember in budgeting that you cannot overestimate your budget, keep your budget underestimated and then move on to researching for things you need.
Research – You will be surprised at the number of options you have once you start your research. The beautiful lamp that you liked at a high end store can be purchased at a lower price from elsewhere as well. So, when renovating your house on budget please remember that if you research to find the furniture you like, paint you want or the decorations you would like in your house, you are likely to find most of the supplies at an inexpensive price. Take advantage of online shopping, thrift stores and second hand furniture shops and see how far you will go.
Today’s project involves fitting a pull up bar into our existing doorway. We chose to do rigid bar pull ups instead of installing a more complex pull up bar unit. This way it can be taken down easily without affecting resale value of the home.
The first impression of your house is your door. If you are unable to change the door completely and if your existing door is in a good condition then you should repaint your door.
Surprise news. Janet got pregnant this past month. I was surprised by the amount of stuff pregnant women need to do to stay healthy. Several sources say using embolic stockings can help stop deep vein thrombosis. According to comprogear, compression socks or firm support pantyhose does the trick. According to amazon you can get compression stockings without toes, which is perfect because Janet hates socks. This pregnancy thing is a lot of work already…
We’ve been asked about the products we recommend for Home and Kitchen organization. You probably noticed the plastic loofah and reusable steel chopsticks. We’ll update the list as we get new footage of the house and add new stuff to the kitchen area.