One 1950s style house.
One small dining area.
Eight people in the family.
Hmm…that math doesn’t add up.
How We Added On To Our Old House
We knew we needed more space, but I have to admit…the idea of even getting started was overwhelming. What are the steps to building an addition to your house?
I mean, could we even afford it?
If so, how would we get the money to cover everything?
Then, where do we even go from there?
But my biggest worries were… how to find trustworthy contractors? And what added expenses would crop up once we got started?
(That one ended up being a doozy. But I didn’t know how big of a doozy it would be until just a week ago.)(more…)