House Plans 2012

In the 5 months that we have had access to our house (we have lived in it for 4), the following things have been taken care of:

  • the most dramatically overgrown bits of the garden trimmed and cut back
  • XXL King Kong composter set up
  • some of the electrical wiring jazzed up
  • master bathroom completely remodelled
  • master bedroom painted
  • guest bedroom painted
  • living room feature wall painted
  • ceiling lamps installed everywhere
  • outside basement stairs re-concreted in places (old frost damage)
  • all door locks changed
  • kitchen painted
  • fuse box updated to current standards
  • basement organisation started
  • basement wall repainted
  • raised planter project started

This is what we’re hoping to achieve in 2012:

  • Complete raised planters (1 remaining out of a total of 4)
  • plant vegetable and herb yumminess in aforementioned planters
  • paint living room
  • paint study
  • paint basement rec room wood cladding (I haven’t blogged about this yet; let’s just say it’s not beautiful)
  • paint garden fence
  • plant hedge
  • have front door refinished and made more insulation efficient
  • repaint iron entrance railings by front steps
  • source new/old/vintage bed for master bedroom
  • wallpaper dining area feature wall
  • source new or vintage furniture for terrace and balcony

Yikes! Unrealistic much?

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4 Responses to House Plans 2012

  1. brismod says:

    You’ve done so much!! So yes, I think the 2012 list is very achievable. xx

  2. Monica says:

    Whoa, that is quite a list. You do have a whole year, well 258 days. 🙂

  3. lavalotti says:

    My husband read my post and said “whoa, kind of scary when you look at it in list form!” 🙂

  4. Looks like you have a good plan in place and you are getting a lot accomplished. Steady Eddie gets the job done! Good work!

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