Flooring

Bungalow Kitchen: Grouting

As I mentioned, April and Robear came over to help grout the slate floors this past weekend. Grouting is a lot like tiling, except rather than smear mud on the floor and then heft stones upon the mud, one simply squishes mud in between...

Bungalow Kitchen: Slate Saga Continues to Day 3

When April abandoned me returned to parenting her five children, I was left to do the last bit of the floor myself. It doesn’t look like much, but I will tell you: I have never been more grateful for the work April did, than while...

Bungalow Kitchen: Slate Floor, Day 2

Day 2 of the flooring began with a lot more prep work. First we removed the door way. Then we had to lay subfloor on the landing at the top of the stairs and into the utility closet. Clearly, laying subfloor is hilarious. It was so...

Bungalow Kitchen Update: sub floor

Before heading off to heaven vacation the bungalow’s kitchen floor looked like this: Much thanks to April we managed to get up the old sub floor. (She also helped with framing out our south wall, and running electrical.) Since...