Moving Day is Tomorrow

flevyNovember 7, 2012

We move into our new house tomorrow. Today was a very busy day getting the house ready. The granite team arrived bright and early.

First in were the perimter counters---Premium Black Brushed. It has a leather finish.

Then came the master bath vanity--Carribean Green

The Shower Bench--Durango Travertine

The kids vanity--Azul Macubus

And then the island--Sea Pearl.

It barely cleared the door. The lead guy was measuring the doorway all morning. When they were bringing it in, I don't speak Spanish, but I got the jist of what was being said :)

One Two Three...Lift

A little fussing

And it's in place!

Thanks for letting me share. It's been a very exciting day. Too add to the excitement the plumber called me around 3pm. He had finished his last job early and had some time to come over this afternoon if I wanted him to start hooking up the facuets and the dishwashers!!!! Yes Please!!! So tomorrow when the kids and I move in I will have running water in the kitchen. The range (Lacanche) has shipped from the factory and is expected Friday or Monday. Now if only the cabinet company could send my remade fridge panels just a week bit quicker all would be good.

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a2gemini

Takes my breath away!
Carpe diem!
Seize the day- so exciting!

Probably good that you don't understand Spanish

    Bookmark   November 7, 2012 at 8:00PM
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lexmomof3

Beautiful!!! What granite is on island? It is beautiful.

    Bookmark   November 7, 2012 at 8:03PM
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lexmomof3

Never mind, I see you said it is Sea Pearl. Just beautiful, all of it!

    Bookmark   November 7, 2012 at 8:12PM
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Zippity-do-dah

WUUUU HOOOOO

Gorgeous! So many different granites! Love it! All fabulous. The Lancanche is on her way!!!!

Love traditional homes.....never know when they were built....never out of style. Always seem like the ultimate family gathering place.

Grins for you, Flevy!

    Bookmark   November 7, 2012 at 11:03PM
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annkathryn

Oh my gosh, all that granite/travertine installed on the same day??? I found myself holding my breath looking at the picture of the granite going through the front door. Amazing! Enjoy all that beautiful stone!

    Bookmark   November 8, 2012 at 12:26AM
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Linda

So many gorgeous stones! Your home is lovely!

    Bookmark   November 8, 2012 at 5:12AM
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breezygirl

So much accomplished in one day! It looks great, and I hope the rest of the final details like the Lacanche install go as smoothly for you.

Congratulations!

P.S. more pics please as soon as you can!

    Bookmark   November 8, 2012 at 5:16AM
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dilly_ny

Wow! What a difference a day makes. Looks great.

Good luck on your move.

    Bookmark   November 8, 2012 at 8:01AM
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CEFreeman

I'll bet that truck was driving with flat tires! :)

Beautiful.
How exciting to start something new, with so many beautiful things!

Enjoy!

    Bookmark   November 8, 2012 at 10:08AM
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annsch

Gorgeous. So exciting. Love that Sea Pearl and bead board island! Best to you in your new house. :)

    Bookmark   November 8, 2012 at 11:14AM
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64reno64

all of it looks great-good choices. Could you tell me abou the hexagon tile on your shower floor?

    Bookmark   November 8, 2012 at 2:49PM
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flevy

Designnov... I'll look for the tile box. Sorry off the top of my head I can't remember the name of the tile.

    Bookmark   November 10, 2012 at 9:28AM
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Zippity-do-dah

Flevy - Has your Lacanche baby arrived yet?? Do you have more pictures to share with your fans??? Thanks

    Bookmark   November 23, 2012 at 8:01PM
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gigibozo

Wondering if you could tell me how your Sea Pearl is holding up? Does it etch or stain? I looked at it today and am considering it for my counters. Thanks.

    Bookmark   March 12, 2013 at 4:33PM
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psyohe

I would like to know too. I found Sea Pearl today that was polished on one side and honed on the other side.I can't decide which side I like better.

Is yours polished?

thanks, peke

    Bookmark   April 13, 2013 at 1:28AM
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psyohe

Hey flevy, do you still like the sea pearl? What colors show up? Some people say gray or green or blue. Peke

    Bookmark   May 12, 2013 at 12:50PM
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