Nygaard Residence: December 2017 Prev: Nov 2017 back Next: Jan 2018 December 1 - The front of the house is looking good with the paint all finished. Now to finish the roof!December 1 - The porch ceilings are painted a very pretty blue color and look great!December 1 - The rear porch ceilings are now painted as well.December 1 - A door was built to access the under side of the back porch.December 1 - Painting is nearly complete on the inside of the rear porch.December 1 - The rear elevation is looking really attractive with the painting finished!December 1 - Insulation was added in the garage walls today. This will keep the garage climate moderated.December 4 - It's hard to tell but the roofers came today and installed drip edge trim around the three dormers.December 4 - Plumbing has been added in the ceiling of the garage for a future bath above the garage.December 5 - Roofing is finished on the three front dormers!December 8 - The roof over the stairwell was finished on Wednesday. The job has been stalled since then due to rain.December 12 - It's hard to tell but the dormer roofs and the roof over the breakfast and office are finished.December 12 - The ceiling and some of the walls in the kitchen have drywall installed.December 12 - Drywall is coming along nicely in the hallway.December 12 - They even made it to the garage to install some drywall.December 12 - Prep work has started in the master shower. The walls and mud base are finished.December 12 - This is Kerdi-Board tile underlayment which is a completely water-proof material.December 14 - Drywall and tile underlayment are finished in the master bath.December 14 - Sheetrock is hung in the great room. The rest of the ceiling will be tongue & grooved boards.December 14 - The house is really taking shape now that the drywall is installed.December 14 - The garage drywall has been taped on the joints but still needs two more coats of spackling.December 15 - The second coat of drywall mud has been applied to the drywall. One more coat to go.December 15 - Drywall is nearly finished in the master bedroom. This ceiling will also be wood boards.December 15 - Underlayment has been installed and the drywall is nearly finished in the mud room and laundry.December 22 - The metal roofing is finished on the front of the house now. The yard is also cleaned in preparation for the site work.December 22 - Wood flooring installation has started. This is wide plank white oak and will be beautiful when done!December 22 - Drywall is finished and has been sanded. It will be primed next before the trim is installed.December 22 - With all of the drywall finished it is nearly time to start the interior finishes. The ceilings here will be wood boards.December 22 - This is the view from the master bedroom down the hallway with the flooring installed.December 28 - The drywall is all primed in now so we are ready to start installing interior trim.December 28 - Priming the drywall really brightens the place up!December 28 - The rear dormers stand out nicely with the drywall finished around them.December 28 - Backer board is installed around the tub upstairs and is ready for tile installation.December 28 - The upstairs shower has backer board installed around it. The mud base will be installed next for the floor.December 29 - Cabinets are delivered and were placed on the back porch to keep them out of the way of flooring guys.