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Fig. 1: Three levels of the flooring can be seen (L. to R.): CDX, paper, and oak.
The Light at the End of the Tunnel
It has been 11 months since we tore down the original garage/studio and began building. Last November I thought the entire project would be completed by May of this year. (We were originally told March, but in my mind I added a two-month cushion. Yeah, I know—wishful thinking.) Of course, it didn’t help that we had one of the rainiest winters in recent memory. The discovery of dry rot in other parts of the house delayed things further.
The new garage and in-law unit are now done, the addition is tied in to the main structure, and the house is in a livable condition, so we’ve moved back in after a four-month forced hiatus. Our contractor can, once again, turn his attention back to my favorite room: the studio. more