Office Renovation

Office Renovation

RRPAPER.COM has slowly but surely taken over my 9'x11' home office over the years. Thanks to you, the business has grown past everything we were hoping and planning for. It is now time to start over and plan a more efficient space to facilitate cataloging, organizing and order processing to better serve you. Our home is a typical southern ranch style built in the 1970's. The space I use was originally the formal dining room. We will close off the opening that connected to the former formal living room, remove the carpeting, install new wood flooring, cabinets and better lighting.

We'll post pictures from time to time to show our progress. All of the inventory has been relocated within the house. We have been able to maintain the organization so pulling your orders together should not pose any problems.

Before pictures:

going around the room:

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Day one progress:

Carpeting and pop corn ceiling removed. Dry wall up.

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First coat of paint, new electrical roughed in and new door installed:

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New cabinets from IKEA have arrived (some assembly required):                 

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New Flooring:

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Cabinet installation begins:

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The cabinets are all hung now with doors and drawers attached. The G gauge trains is displayed. Next up will be the countertops.

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Our daughter installed all the knobs and pulls. The countertops will be installed in early December. Much of the product has been moved in and I am starting to work out of the new space with a temporary shelf.

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The project has been completed!

Welcome to the new rrpaper.com office:

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Inside:

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Much better storage:                Employee Timetables:            Public Timetables:                  

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Amtrak Public Timetables:

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The barrister bookcase was my Dad's. I use it to display items that are special to me.

These are my keys, rule books and timetable went I was on the Norfolk & Western Railway Decatur Division back in the 1980's.

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Thank you for making this possible!