I absolutely love the counters! They're just formica trimmed with maple, but they look great. There are only a few things left to do in the kitchen. We're putting bulkheads in over the counters. This is because there were some there before and the previous owners didn't bother to finish the whole ceiling last time, just up to the bulkheads, so it's either redo the whole ceiling or redo them like the original kitchen. It's less work to remake them than to redo the whole ceiling. We need the trim around the window, doorways and floor. There are two cabinets which need to be remade which go on either side of the
I do love my kitchen now! It's bright, cheery, easy to work in and enjoyable to just hang out in there.
We also got the first load of wood in. In the past, we've gotten the logs already chopped up, but sometimes the lengths are too long for the stove, but not long enough to be chopped in to two pieces. This time they just dumped the whole logs. When the dump truck drove into the yard, my old kitty ran off to hide in a bedroom. Keven though, ran to the window. He watched the truck drive up, was intrigued by the whole dumping process and watched the driver and Al while they chatted and talked about taking down a large tree in the yard. It was rather peculiar cat behaviour, as he's so curious and interested in what happens, rather than hiding or ignoring things. I wonder how long it will take to chop up and split the logs?