The last flood & why my laundry room is getting a makeover

As I've mentioned previously, the laundry room is getting a makeover! I've already taken down an annoying coat shelf and moved it to the closet under the stairs. Before I can begin the great laundry room makeover of twenty-twelve though, I have to fix an extremely irritating problem. Okay, so here's the deal. Whenever it rains cats and dogs (Texas is notorious for flash flooding) the vent on our roof that vents our dryer leaks. Water gets inside the roof vent, then flows through the vent pipe directly into the laundry room. Here we are on the roof sitting next to the leaky … [Read more...]