Maybe four. The joys of doing it yourself. Here we go...!
|Operation Replace Linoleum With Tile, Engage!|
Which made the stained, ripped, and weirdly-skin-colored-pastel-and-white linoleum even more of an eyesore than that description presents.
|Peering in from the sewing room doorway - Machines removed.|
|Two examples of the reasons for removal: Torn and stained.|
|Oh the ugliness.|
We wrastled (yep, it was beyond wrestling) our washer and dryer out into the garage, and mopped up all the water (from unhooking the washer) and accumulated lint carnage from the past year (YIKES). Then, onto tediously, carefully, back-breaking-ly tearing up the linoleum with hammers and chisels.
And this, children, is where our saga ends for today. Two dejected, sore, and hammer-induced-heachache-y folks with plans to procure a wet saw later that night and get back to it in the morning. But hey, at least that wretched linoleum was gone.
If you just can't wait, here's day two and day three, which includes the final product!