There's good news, bad news, good news.
GOOD NEWS - We're getting central air.
BAD NEWS - ...because we have to get a whole new heating system. The boiler went ka-put. We knew it was old, but had really hoped we could get another year or two out of it. Based on many factors, we've decided to put in a forced hot air system rather than replace the boiler. Thankfully, this all happened before all the major work was finished because the fitting and cutting for the new system will make quite a mess.
GOOD NEWS - the plaster is just about all done! We thought the development of the heating system issue would really set us back a week or so, but my brilliant husband figured out how
NEW CEILINGS AND LIGHTS
KITCHEN - NEW CEILING AND SOFFET
PASS THROUGH WINDOW
And just for fun - some pics of Thomas enjoying the new yard. We are also enjoying the new yard because it is FENCED IN!! We feel so much safer with Thomas running around. (and before you email me - NO, he is never out in the yard alone, but you know how quickly a toddler can out-run you when he' making a break for it!)