Tag Archives: Construction

Anticipating Christmas and The End Of Renovations

Wreaths, poinsettia and building renovation suppliesChristmas is eagerly anticipated worldwide right now. In my corner of the planet, I am also looking forward to the results of renovations on my apartment building.

The modernization started about a year ago and I see beautiful new workmanship every day. Dated pink wallpaper was replaced with serene, sensible beige. Moldings were added with drops a few inches from the ceiling to hide cable wires. The elevators were replaced with taller, safer ones. Marble flooring is being installed, which actually worries me: the inevitable icy winter weather will cause wet, slick floors. And you really don’t want to slip on marble. Continue reading Anticipating Christmas and The End Of Renovations

Advertisements

A Wall of Walls

Sample walls in a contractor's showroomYou don’t give much thought to walls until you have to build them.

These are sample walls in a contractor’s showroom. They’re not full length so the customer gets a real sense of what the finished product contains and can look like.

Oh the possibilities!