Resolutions Revisited

I'm really trying to keep up with our house resolutions...but I keep forgetting about updating the list. I'm only a few days late.

Jayden's Room

  • Touch up floor paint
  • Install and paint quarter round and floor trim
  • Finish shelving
  • Install dimmer switch
  • Blank covers for obsolete outlets
  • Install lighting in closet
  • Paint door

Master Bedroom

  • One more coat of paint on walls
  • Edging on ceiling
  • Plate covers
  • Finish Trim
  • Install Door
  • Install closet lights
  • Run cable to our room

Upstairs Hallway

  • Finish patching cracks
  • Sand
  • Primer and paint ceilings and walls
  • Install lighting
  • Switch plate covers
  • Paint woodwork
  • Install shelving

Kid's Bath

  • Finish Floor
  • Plumbing
  • Order faucet for tub
  • Sand walls
  • Primer and Paint walls and ceiling
  • Finish painting bead board
  • Put up trim
  • Put up and finish door
  • Install Lighting
  • Hang medicine cabinet


  • Sand, primer, paint walls and ceiling
  • Sand and varnish woodwork

Living Room

  • Finish woodwork
  • Finish installing built in media cabinet
  • Finish dresser
  • Finish and install french doors
  • Touch up paint

Family Room

  • Touch up paint
  • Put up woodwork
  • Finish woodwork
  • Install built in bookshelves

Dining Room

  • One more coat of regular paint
  • Top coat paints
  • Woodwork
  • Switch plate covers
  • Door on closet

Half bath

  • Put in ceiling
  • Plaster and sand walls and ceiling
  • Primer and paint walls and ceiling
  • Paint bead board and woodwork
  • Plate covers
  • Hang medicine cabinet


  • Electrical
  • Plumbing
  • Drywall walls
  • Drywall ceiling
  • Plaster, Sand, Primer and paint walls and ceiling
  • Install and paint woodwork
  • Sand and paint floor
  • Install lighting
  • Install cabinets
  • Install appliances


  • Scrape paint
  • Primer
  • Paint
  • Begin landscaping
It doesn't look like much, mostly because we've been putting all of our energy into the kitchen. But, I'm really happy with the way things are going so far, and once we get the kitchen complete, it'll be easier to go through and finish up the smaller projects in some of the other room.

3 Response to "Resolutions Revisited"

  1. amy Says:

    Thats awesome..I need to do a list like that.. What a great accountability tool

  2. mandy Says:

    at least the kitchen segment is almost all scratched off!!!

  3. Aunt Jenny Says:

    Good grief what the heck have you been doing?! Okay, so I'm totally kidding here - you're amazing Chelsea. you guys have come such a long way - congratulations!