For the last few weeks our washing machine has been making some horrible noises as it enters the spin cycle. Think of a hammer hitting sheet … Continue reading Washing machine DIY
Back in 2010 we finally faced the fact that our increasingly leaky patio roof was going to rot the structure underneath, and I didn’t want to … Continue reading Sometimes the low bid leaks
It never feels good to have to revisit a project you only completed a year earlier, but true to my suspicions, I had to do some … Continue reading Redoing the rails
Once again, there’s been an noticeable lack of posts around these parts. We’ve actually been doing a lot of projects, so look for more to come … Continue reading Top of the world, or at least the garage
We’ve been wanting to try out LED light bulbs for quite some time now, but the cost has always been a bit too high. We had … Continue reading Our first LED light bulbs!
A couple of weeks ago we built some planter boxes for the kids’ school. I didn’t take any before pictures, but the old ones were pretty … Continue reading Planter Boxes (not ours)
It’s done. Nothing more to say. It’s a pretty massive improvement over the primed doors. Continue reading The garage is painted!
Well, here it is…the final piece of the yard project. Until we pulled out the dirt and brought up the gravel last year, there had never … Continue reading New front fence
The front railings are now done, barring some minor caulking and painting. To bring you back up to speed, the railings on our front steps gradually … Continue reading Railings!
Over the last week we’ve been painting the garage doors. We actually beat the remodeler’s equation somewhat, as it’s only been two years since the new … Continue reading Garage paint progress