Day Three: Move stuff and prep the walls for painting
Now, HERE"S a low drama day, photographically. Fill holes with spackle. Sand smooth. Whee!
This actually involved a lot of climbing around on ladders. Skills learned from years of rock climbing came in handy. When the painters took down their masking around the wall/ceiling corners, some small bits of wall paint came off with it. These had to be filled and sanded, along with any overspray lines. I got to use my new pad sander. And make some dust.
The visual difference between Day Two and Day Three, as observed from more than three feet from any wall surface, looks like this: