New Guy From GA - Introductions - DIY Chatroom Home Improvement Forum


Go Back   DIY Chatroom Home Improvement Forum > Community > Introductions

CLICK HERE AND JOIN OUR COMMUNITY TODAY...IT'S FREE!

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 08-30-2013, 02:27 PM   #1
Newbie
 
Join Date: Aug 2013
Location: Thomasville, GA
Posts: 27
Rewards Points: 25
Cool

New Guy from GA


Hey everyone,
As long as I learn just a little bit of expertise from all of the great userís here I will be doing good.

I am from South Georgia, and I am about to tackle some light remodeling. My wife and I are finally expecting our first child, and our 1200sqft home is going to get a little smaller. We have 250sqft in a small garage that we will be closing in that will double as a play room, and laundry room. I have a good friend that is a contractor, and he will be closing in the front with the windows/framing/siding, and raising the floor to be even with the house floor in the garage. I had planned on raising the floor myself, but due to the price I am being charged, it only makes sense to let them tackle it in a day so the Washer/Dryer can be put back in for the time being, versus me working on it in a few weekends.

After the above and some ductwork being added (the AC unit is a few years old and was upsized, so it will handle the additional space), the room is 65-70% done, and ready for me to take my time over the next 7 months left to complete it.

Really plan to keep it simple by framing a wall in the back of the room and having folding doors to access the washer/dryer/shelves and a small side room for storage/pantry. The rest of the room will be wide open.

I am sure I will have many questions along the way (I apologize in advance).

Thanks to everyone that offers their help on this forum!

Advertisement

GoldenX is offline   Reply With Quote
The Following User Says Thank You to GoldenX For This Useful Post:
Gymschu (08-30-2013)
Old 08-30-2013, 06:12 PM   #2
DIY staff

 
Join Date: Sep 2009
Location: Kane county,Illinois
Posts: 22,291
Rewards Points: 3,222
Default

New Guy from GA


Welcome---congratulations on the upcoming child---Pleas join right in.--Mike---

Advertisement

__________________
New members: Adding your location to your profile helps in many ways.--M--
oh'mike is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-01-2013, 11:33 AM   #3
Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2013
Posts: 485
Rewards Points: 274
Default

New Guy from GA


Welcome here.
alexjoe is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-10-2013, 09:25 AM   #4
Electrical Contractor
 
jbfan's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2004
Location: Newnan GA
Posts: 5,959
Rewards Points: 2,314
Default

New Guy from GA


Welcome from Newnan!
__________________
Yes I am a Pirate, 200 years too late. "Jimmy Buffett"
jbfan is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-12-2013, 09:19 AM   #5
Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2013
Location: Newark, NJ
Posts: 88
Rewards Points: 75
Default

New Guy from GA


Welcome aboard!
eliciasam1 is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off





Top of Page | View New Posts