The Past Week of Bathroomdom

Hey kids!

The men have made a ton of progress on the bathroom this week. I can really start to imagine what the end product will look like.

Although the ball is definitely rollin’ now, the week was off to a slow start. The men spent 4 days replacing plumbing. You seeeee….. our house was built with copper pipes, as most homes are. However, we also have well water (because, yes, we don’t live in the city). The problem with copper pipes and well water, is that the water slowly forms little pin-hole sized leaks over 10,15, or 20 years.

So.. while we had the walls and floor out – we might as well replace the old pipes.

DSC_0797

Five points if you can find Alex….

DSC_0798

DSC_0801

After the pipes were replaces, the boys had to insert new insulation into the walls and floor.

DSC_0806

The following day the plywood was set on the ground followed by HardieBacker (the flooring that you attach the tile to).

DSC_0846

DSC_0847

Today was another great success! The electrical work was completed!

DSC_0852

Now we have an almost bathroom with nice pretty can lights!

DSC_0856

And!! Now we have a ceiling full of sheet rock. Hooray!

We’re getting there, kiddos. Slowly, but surely.

Have a good one (and enjoy this little songie song)!

Advertisements

5 thoughts on “The Past Week of Bathroomdom

  1. Pingback: Bathroom Reveal + Before & Afters | Life With a Crazy Pup

  2. Pingback: Year Two Review | Life With a Crazy Pup

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s