Wednesday, February 3, 2010

Classroom Renovation

We have finally renovated our classroom/office/laundry.




Day 1 We cleared the room – Oh where to move everything in a small house? Most of the furniture was pushed over to the walled side to allow room for our builder to come in and cover the bricks



Day 2 The washing machine was moved for the first time in about 6 years… nasty

          The walls started going up



Day 3 Public holiday but our wonderful builder friend dropped in for an hour to do a bit more.



Day 4 Last bits of wall went up and gaps were filled.



Day 5 At 3am – crazy storm hit and ruined my old childhood desk sitting outside under our patio. Miss 6 is happy, she'll be getting a nice new desk soon.
         Plastering and sanding – eek the dust!



Day 6 Painting! I love the colour it’s a really light yellow – quill.



Night of Day 6 Computer was reconnected. Furniture moved back in.




Day 7 First load of washing in a week… rain rain rain – fits of laughter

Day 8 Rest

Day 9 Back to school!

10 comments:

  1. Nice work. an organized space is very good for learning.

    Poor Tuesday

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  2. Oh I love it. I need to rearrange so I can get focused again!!!

    Enjoy that great new space.

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  3. Very nice! Any reno is hard, hard work. You've done well.

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  4. Wow, that looks great!!! So much lighter and brighter. What a nice space for all of you. Did you do anything with the floor?

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  5. Looks great! What a change. Nice and clean! Now...get to work!! xxx

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  6. That looks great. Must be much easier to focus now

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  7. It's lovely! Your little ones must be so excited and energized to learn...very fun.

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  8. It looks great! Well done. I must admit I love decorating and don't get the opportunity enough. Maybe I'll go clean out the study....my husband is baulking! *L*
    xx

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  9. Fantastic! Love seeing before and after photos! :)

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  10. Your renovation looks great. It is much brighter and I agree being organized helps so much with getting things done. Thanks for sharing...love the before and after photos too.

    Have a great day.
    Jackie

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