Is the video a little nerdy? Yes.
Did three months spent underground give me liscence to post a highly dorky video on my blog? You betcha.
In case you can't view the video, here are a few stills to give you an idea of how far we've come.
The fireplace area when we first bought the house:
The fireplace after the basement got wet:The fireplace area today:
The stair room today:
Having poured blood, sweat and tears into this little hideaway, we're pretty pleased with the results. There are a few finishing touches we need to add, but for now - we're happy to kick back by the fire and toast our amazing new basement.
Linked: Mad Skills Monday, Between Naps on the Porch, The DIY Showoff, Made by You Mondays, Amaze Me Mondays