This is good news since I *really* want it completed before the baby is born. Sounds easy considering I'm not due until December, however, the cement actually has to cure for at least 30 days and then we need to apply a concrete sealer before putting down carpet. And then we need to schlep everything back down there.
For the record, here is a photo taken of part of the basement soon after we moved in -- new carpet, new walls, and new paint -- hadn't even unpacked everything yet:
And here are some photos taken from today: