I finished the bulk of removing the basement floor tile and tack strip. It would have gone quicker if I didn't have to move stuff around so much.
Hers Truly is having interpersonal issues on the bus. It seems that some new friends are not liked. This is a new sphere of complication.
The heat still isn't working, but fortunately, the south facing windows are doing their job and warming the house up nicely during the day.