Settling In

July 30th, 2006 by Scott McFarlane

So we’re finally settled in, sort of. We’re staying in a three-bedroom condo courtesy of Lynn’s brother Russ. The final truck-load-to-storage delivery was miserable. We packed a 14 foot truck to the brim, and we still had more stuff to pack. So we went back to U-Haul and rented an open trailer. Packed that to the brim, as well as the back of our van, and headed south on Saturday morning. Read the rest of this entry »

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Tour of Waxhaw

July 22nd, 2006 by Scott McFarlane

Downtown WaxhawOn Saturday, we took the kids and walked around downtown Waxhaw. We immediately noticed the artistic influence of Tom Risser. Later, while driving through other parts of Waxhaw, we stumbled across a fancy mailbox… I wonder who’s house that was?
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Siding Going On

July 21st, 2006 by Scott McFarlane

A view of the front of the house from across the streetToday we had our pre-drywall walkthrough of the house. The exterior wood siding is going up, and the plumbing, mechanical, and electrical is complete. Read the rest of this entry »

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Progress on Interior

July 2nd, 2006 by Scott McFarlane

Interior shot looking from the family room toward the kitchenWell the outside of the house doesn’t look much different, bu t today we got a peek at some of the interior. This photo shows the half-wall between the family room and the breakfast nook and kitchen beyond. Read the rest of this entry »

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