Heavy lifting

The Sand Man Cometh

I thought our “dusty days” were over. Remember this picture from when we first did our house demolition???

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That man has returned…

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Mark is spending his days sanding our drywall.

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He mudded and taped all the creases and seams on our second floor, and the sanding smoothes everything out.

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I follow behind him and wipe the walls with a damp cloth to remove any extra sanding bits or dust.

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We’re trying to get the smoothest surface possible before priming the walls.

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The hardest part of this is Mark’s perfectionist tendencies OCD. He’s done a fantastic job with the drywall, but he’s going over it with a fine tooth comb. At this rate, we’ll be able to move in when we qualify for social security.

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Pray for us.

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2 thoughts on “The Sand Man Cometh

  1. Allie says:

    It’s probably to late but there are sanders that connect to a vacuum when you are doing drywall that help keep the dust down. Trust me it’s so much better that he has OCD about it. My husband and I agreed for the sake of our marriage we would hire a pro to sand the drywall because he wasn’t OCD enough for me! 😉

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