What, more papers to sign…?

Finally, the pot of gold at the end of the rainbow—we closed on our home improvement loan this afternoon. The contractor said that the work could start as early as next week—dismantling the existing deck, pouring the slab for the new porch, and starting the framing of the new patio cover. The replacement windows have already been ordered and should be here in a week or so. The new carpeting will be the last thing installed, at which point we’ll be done and essentially have a brand new house.

Yes, I’ll post some pictures. No, not right now.

Now if we’d only get off of our butts and do some painting…