Vic also carved a large master bathroom out of the second floor of the ell addition. Now everything is just about done. Cindy has added her own touches via some creative interior decorating with an emphasis on period furnishings. The only thing Vic has left on his to-do list is restoring a rear outbuilding that he plans to use for additional bedrooms.
While the couple maintains their residence in Colorado, the Ripley house now serves as a family retreat and a gathering place during holidays and vacations.