Luckily the flooring is under warranty. However we haven't received that important paperwork yet. He says he will ship it out today. This puts everything on hold. Can't finish the house until the floor is ripped up, and replaced.
The reason the house sat unfinished, is because the owner was slowly building it. Things happened and he had to sell. The reason no one wanted it? Well we have been told it is trash. The land is too wooded, and is best suited for recreation than living, or so we have been informed.
I have noticed that people are surprised we moved here without family in the area. I guess that's the typical. Many that we talk to still don't understand why we moved here. We started answering, the weather is better here. They mention the humidity and the conversation can move forward.
Boys are now enrolled in school. They start tomorrow. They are excited to have a more normal routine. So am I.