This week, I take a break from my normal posts to show you the bathroom I’m remodeling. I’m going to try to finish the entire thing in 5 days. Today, I tell you about day 5. Rain Redux Way back in September of 2013 near the start of our home remodel, we had torrential flooding. Epic, once every thousand years flooding. Houses and bridges were washed away. People died. The … [Read more...] about Day 5: The beginning is the end is the beginning
I live in northern Colorado, the epicenter of the recent flooding. It has not been fun. Do you remember the scene from Forrest Gump where Lieutenant Dan is on the boat screaming at the storm? That pretty much epitomizes how I have felt this week. OK, I'm being a little over dramatic, but just a little. Here is a synopsis of the past 10 days: Saturday, 9/7: The gutters on … [Read more...] about Thursday Rant: I HATE YOU RAIN!!
Perhaps you've heard about the rain in Colorado. On Monday, we received more rain in one hour than we received in June, July and August combined. Our problems started over the weekend though. We've been in the middle of a huge remodeling project and on Saturday, we took the gutters off of our home. They were old and rickety. Colorado is usually pretty dry (we live in high … [Read more...] about Thursday Rant Rained Out