You may recall that last September we were kind of forced into putting the siding on the kitchen wall by our re-fi. Although one might argue … Continue reading Painting the back corner
I’m writing this post from the future and back-dating it, because I realized that we had never shown a picture of the back after tearing it … Continue reading Back siding completed
I had a little time over the weekend to start working on the shingles for the back wall. It’s the type of project that I visualize … Continue reading First shingle sighting
Although this weekend was a bit too rainy to get deep into the railing and post replacement, I did take time this afternoon to fabricate the … Continue reading Small railing progress
I hadn’t yet managed to take my obligatory week “off” to work on the house, so I scheduled it for last week. On the Wednesday prior, … Continue reading The Story of a Re-fi (or how the bank changed our plans)
When we moved into our house, the front railings looked this: After about one year, we found that they had rotted out. Like so many things … Continue reading Fixing the railings
It actually is more of a present for ourselves, but shhh….don’t tell the house. It turns 100 this year, and it’s a little sensitive about the … Continue reading Happy birthday, house.
Big holes in the roof happened. No, not those kind…the good ones. After weathering multiple seasons with a leaky patio roof, we finally bit the bullet … Continue reading What happened to our cave?
They came back out yesterday to swap out the mis-drilled panels and to install the other door, as well as our hardware. Not only do they … Continue reading Garage doors…check.
Here is how our garage looks today. All the trim is up except the header boards, and one of our garage doors is in. That’s the … Continue reading One down (sort of) and one to go