This is the part where you simultaneously realize how good things are going to look, feel like you are making progress and become completely aware of … Continue reading Coming together
A couple of days ago I sanded Ginger’s door down to get it ready for stain. Like all the upstairs doors, we had taken it to … Continue reading A-door-able
A few weeks ago we got our doors and jambs back from Houck’s Stripping. Actually, he had been bugging me for awhile, but I was trying … Continue reading Well-hung…doors
The plaster ceiling has been pulled down, but the wainscotting is still in place. A few days later, we removed the wainscotting, which was made of … Continue reading No new life for old growth
This was one of the worst “surprises” along the way. Much of the crawlspace area had been sealed off and had been inaccessible since the house … Continue reading Beam rot!