Monday, October 10, 2005

House Renovation Master Plan

I can live with a lot of chaos as long as I know there is a plan in place for moving beyond it. So don't expect to see much progress on this right away but at least here is our newly revised...

    House Renovation Master Plan


Plumbing
  • Replace all plumbing with PEX tubing

  • Add shut off valves, new exterior faucets and rerun line to garage

  • New hot water heater

  • Radiant floor heat on first floor, basement

  • Solar heat panels

  • Garden irrigation system, including retrofitting cisterns

  • Radiant heat in sidewalk, driveway

  • Install drain system in basement, waterproof

Electric

  • Finish electrical wiring

  • Add network wiring

Exterior Repairs

  • Repair soffits and add vents

  • Paint exterior trim

  • Paint windows - replace, repair storms and screens, garage door

  • New railing on balcony

  • Build a back porch, patio/sandbox

Garden

  • Build new top for arbor

  • Gravel in Rose garden

  • Flagstone walks through garden

Interior

  • Paint hallway

Total Renovation of

  • Upstairs bathroom
  • Downstairs Bathroom
  • Kitchen
  • Library