Of all the trim, that is. What am I looking at, cedar? Poplar?

Jacobia?

Ebony?

Mahogany?

Maple?

Ash?

(I’m done)

I want to do my window casings, baseboards, and maaaaaaaybe even ceilings like that if I’m feeling particularly ambitious.

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Anyways, first day as an apprentice tile guy was great. Way more physical than I expected but hey, at least now I know firsthand how godawful mixing up concrete bags is. The guys before us didn’t cover up the radiant floor with a layer of quickrete or whatever, which I guess is a thing that is supposed to happen, so we had an unexpected extra step. Wooooo, learning!

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40 minute commute to Arlington kinda blows, but traffic was zero in both directions so it wasn’t sooooo bad. Did I mention how a bangin’ sound system was the best mod I’ve done? Especially when turned up super loud and paired with noise-canceling earbuds?