Six months ago, we came home from our week in Sydney to find the study looking like this:
The carpet was ripped out immediately and the built-in wooden box was removed. Then, the room sat unusable until the slab dried out and a decision was made about what do to with it.
As of yesterday afternoon, the room looks like this:
The carpet men installed a new carpet, in the last activity of room repairs that began two weeks ago (including sealing the slab in hopes of not repeating the process this winter). Now the dusting and reorganizing begins, and we can reintegrate that space into our home.
Hey, it only took six months.