Tuesday, January 10, 2012

January Punch List

Here is my room by room punch list. It's still growing.

Throughout whole house:
  • Replace lightswitches and outlets with new, white ones- Done about 4 of them!
  • Replace lightswitch covers and outlet covers
  • Have GCI outlets installed in bathroom, kitchen;- scheduled for Dec. 22
  • Purchase and install programmable thermostat
  • Purchase and install new smoke detectors and carbon monoxide detector
  • Paint Cabinets (in progress)
  • replace counter tops?
  • replace floor- purchased! Installed!
  • Decide on color and paint walls
  • paint trim
  • Install under-cabinet lights
  • Replace Fridge, Dishwasher, Range

Living Room
  • Paint Walls "Wild Aster"
  • Pick out, buy and Install baseboards
  • Paint Trim
  • Replace carpet with laminate!?? <- Purchased! Waiting to get installed!
  • Hang Curtains
  • Get new Couch
  • Hang Art, mirrors- Still some work to do here
  • Hang blinds?

  • Decide on color and paint walls
  • Paint trim
  • Paint Closet
  • Redo Closet system
  • Hnng Curtains
  • Hang art, mirrors
  • Replace carpet
  • Remove shower doors
  • Hang shower curtain
  • paint vanity
  • paint trim
  • Replace or Frame mirror
  • Remove Wallpaper
  • Decide on color and Paint walls
  • Clean grout or regrout?
  • Replace Faucet AND sink!
Second Bedroom
  • Decide on color and paint walls
  • Paint trim
  • Redo closet?
  • Replace carpet
  • Paint paneling white <-!! Details coming!
  • fix water damaged walls (probably a contractor will do this)
  • replace carpet
  • Finish basement bathroom (what a nutty set up!)
  • organize and set up sewing area
  • replace washer and dryer? Ordered! Delivery Dec. 6th!


  1. This is such a great idea! If you don't mind I think I might add this in my tabs with things that I still need to do. Then link back straight to you to let people know where the idea came from.

    I just look through my house and think about all the work that needs to be done but I don't actually do it!