The painters are done with priming the interior walls and applying two coats of final paint color — Sherwin Williams Pure White — to ceilings. It’s time to clean up.
Ron Dahlke deployed Kevin and Matt from Ranserve to take up all the sheets of heavy-duty paper that have protected the existing oak floors since demo began in June.
It seems like we’ve almost forgotten what the oak floors looked like.
Unfortunately, we cannot save the oak. A wrenching decision.
After the protective paper came up, Kevin applied pry bar and hammer, to begin chipping out the wood.
It’s a happy day to see the house come this much closer to done. It’s painful to lose the oak floor.