Here's the before picture of the living room:
And below is the progress. As you can see, the old carpeting (which covered the entire floor) is gone, with hardwood taking its place. The walls have been painted a fresh, creamy yellow, too.
Here's a shot of the living room from the other side:
While we can't afford to replace the carpeting just yet, we could certainly put a coat of paint on everything!
My kitchen is also freshly painted:
And see the false wall in the front of the house?
Well, 'tis gone!
Tim is pretty sure we'll be in by Thanksgiving (probably the weekend before). I'll be away for the next 2 1/2 weeks and can't wait to see what it all looks like when I get back!