Spring is knocking & so is the hammer…

You may remember almost a year ago when we went from a very tiny, enclosed deck with no fence for the dogs to…

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…a newly expanded, no railings, slatted roof, SO much better outside space. Here’s {the original blog post} just in case you missed it.

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Well at that same time we also made plans to have an L-shaped seating area built so that we could actually use the space as an outside living area. This picture below was our inspiration.

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And finally, almost a year later it is being built. Here is the space before…

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…and below is the progress so far. Right now all there is to see is the framing. However, by the end of today it should look much different. And hopefully by tomorrow it will be ready to actually sit on. Let’s hope…

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There’s my Beagle, Snickers…always has to be in the limelight.

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So far, so good. :)

~live SIMPLY, live LOVELY~