We’ll take a break from the why and get into the what. WHAT is the house like? Luckily my mother-in-law stepped in to be our designated “before shot photographer”. Thanks, Joan! He it is, or WAS when we got the keys.
The view from the front door to the left:
From the kitchen nook to the front door:
Below: The… used-to-have-a-pool-table-and-TV-hangout-area space. Let’s call this “the addition” since it was added after the home was built (that opening to the kitchen used to be a slider to the backyard and the light was on the exterior of the house). This will later become three different rooms.
The main bathroom:
Nap time is over.. to be continued…