While going through some files, I found my To-Do-List before we moved from NY to Oregon.  I hired a professional stagger and boy did she have a lot for me to do.  I started on the projects the end of June and the house was ready and on the Market the first week of November.  Underlined items we hired done.


New mailbox

Replace light bulbs in driveway lighting

Remove old speakers on deck

Remove ugly vertical blinds in den

Remove blinds in kitchen

Paint kitchen

Clean inside and outside of all cupboards

Remove fence in back yard

Remove rotted raised bed railroad beams

Pressure wash and stain the house

Replace kitchen faucet

Replace master bedroom sink and faucet

Obtain a certificate of occupancy (CO) for basement and sewing room

Repair broken tiles in marble entry, then polish

Re-grout and seal shower in master bath

Repair and seal driveway

Clean out sewing room

Tag Sale (3)

Put insulation in crawl space in attic area

Repair kitchen sink where chipped

Move Steve’s office to sewing room above garage

Rearrange Tyler’s room and pack trophies and d-clutter walls

New living room furniture

Eliminate 4 bookcases and the books in them

Paint 3 bay garage and ceiling

Paint upstairs and downstairs hallway

Paint Tyler’s room

Paint upstairs bath

Re-grout boys bath (upstairs)

Wash all windows inside and out

Remove bookcase, take TV out of kitchen and clear cubbies

Sand and stain wood of counters in kitchen, then varnish

Remove oak cabinets in living room

Find a table for entry hall to hide large cold air return vent

Bedrooms need brighter coverlets

Basement, move bookcase by treadmill, remove books, fill with towels and water

Purchase big bowl for kitchen table and fill with lemon and limes

New comforter for Master bedroom & Pillows

Remove blinds from hall windows

Remove vertical blinds in Master bedroom & bathroom

Clean out fireplace

Remove all screens from windows

Clean all light fixtures

Replace grout in shower by bedrooms

Replace and clean grout in guest bathroom

Clean basement shelves, put items in boxes for moving

Scrub basement floor

Pack clowns in China cabinet

Remove stain spots on dining room table

Remove 2nd oven from kitchen counter

Paint kitchen back splash to match counter tops

Calk counter tops and around all sinks and toilets

Replace plumbing under sinks in power room, boy’s bathroom, master bathroom

New toilet seats (4)

New shower curtain in boy’s bathroom

Put knives in cupboard, off counter in kitchen

New blinds for boy’s bathroom

Clean doors

Organize garage cabinets

Organize closets

Wash wood walls in den

Remove old speakers and wire from ceiling

Paint ceiling in Den