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Living Room Insulation

We got the proposal to insulate the basement ceiling or the Living Room floor, whichever you find easier. As of today, we are scheduled for the work to be finished by the end of February. This is a little later than we hoped for, but we've been dragging our feet on most of the things we have happening lately, so we can't blame the contractor for our indecisiveness.

The work calls for the existing basement ceiling to be ripped out, new insulation put it, all the holes plugged, finished off with waterproof Sheetrock and Spackle. It should be mentioned that prior to the large renovation in 1996, this basement room used to be a garage. When the House was renovated, a garage addition was built by the kitchen, this room was closed off, and a circular driveway was installed. As much as I like the driveway, and I really do because I hate backing out into traffic, today I was cursing everyone that had anything to do with it. The snow made it rather slippery, so when I went to pick up bagels this morning, I literally slid into the street. Scary. Especially since our snow blower died during the last storm.

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