Morning Tea Ritual with English Rare Tea Company Oolong (which I discovered at Corey Lee’s In Situ at the SFMoMA).
Looking thru my kitchen portfolio for past clients : I need to think about how I will be organizing pots & pans & their lids for the Francis House. Richard has vetoed hanging pots and pans overhead the island so we may go with either of this.
Up close and personal with the trusses: Calistoga Tribune’s mystery photo from 2 weeks ago.
And just as the weather surprised us, the drive back was an equally awesome reminder screaming “SPRING” ! Just as Eric Church’s Springsteen came up on the radio.
What we thought would be a rainy, no work day, turned out to be a day of filling, preparing and repairing the original window trims on the 2/F. All in anticipation of the install of new glass windows.
Help us break a tie. Please comment on kitchen cabinet color and finish. Rich and I have been disagreeing on this for the past 2 weeks. First or second photo ?
These 2 white tents have been indispensable during the rain and post-rain.
Each time I climb the makeshift ladder to reach the 3/F, I ask myself what can make this floor as special as the 2/F (with interior stone walls). The 3/F will have walls that are essentially the inside walls of the mansard roof. What do you think about a faux finish…
The G/F and 2/F was heavy with men and equipment, it is where all the work was being done when the rains poured heavy the last 2 months. Now that the sun is out, work is done outside and we are able to clear the interiors to get a feel of the size of the…