Then there is the furniture. Well, the footprint of some of it anyway. We looked at Italian "made" (actually China) because they come in smaller sizes, but there is a 4 month wait. Also the cushions are all attached. Macy's had nice sectionals, made in the USA, 6-8 week wait, detached cushions, but much larger. Now we're looking at custom made, and the prices are all comparable.
The last cabinet face is in and hopefully the painter is working on them as I type.
I ran into a neighbor at a grocery store (where I have never seen him before) and when I mentioned the possibility of final inspection on Monday, he turned white and begged me not to, he's pouring concrete just down the street on Monday. What's another day?
Some cultures think the sighting of wild animals indicates your present or future path. This is what I have been seeing recently.
The cardboard in the corner is a chair and the rectangle sticking off the far edge of the sectional is a sofa table.