It's. foreclosure home, that we bought. The reason it wasn't as expensive as some of the more costly one's is because the previous owners obviously weren't able to finish the home and so it needed a lot of work, some TLC! We almost completely redid the kitchen. But there was more. The following figures don't take in account what we “earned” by doing that. Which is a good thing, because we ladder into her now and then! Before, as part of what used to be a garage years before we bought the house, there was no direct heat to this room. The darker colon is on the side walls, the lighter colon on the far wall and beneath the wainscoting that continues from the dining area off to your right, out of view .