MY HUSBAND AND I just bought our first house. Before we even closed, we had dreamt of all the imaginative, colorful ways to decorate and renovate our house. We felt prepared, excited, and optimistic.
Then we started the renovations.
Like so many other newbie home renovators, we experienced a very steep learning curve under the tutelage of trial by fire. So things didn’t go as planned; at least we’re still having fun.
Here are 10 ways we’ve learned to retain some of our sanity during home renovations.