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One Project

We worked out way out of project space last year when we finished up the basement so that meant that this year’s projects had to fit into the furnace room or be done in the unheated garage. There are a … Continue reading

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Bonanza!

If you have an old house people give you cool stuff. “Stuff” that no one wants to see in the landfill but the owner can’t figure out what to do with it. Well we haven’t figured out what to do … Continue reading

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The Little Details

It has been a decade of big winter projects so it is quite nice to sit back and relax this year. We are really enjoying the fireplace and we have even started working on a jigsaw puzzle. We’ve also been … Continue reading

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Ta Da (4 years later) 

In June we left an inside project at the stage that you can see in the post called Post “post”. That’s a lot of “posts” but really it’s more about the spindles and the handrail as there was loads of tweaking … Continue reading

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The Fourth Quarter 

It’s the start of the fourth quarter here and the excitement is building. The first three-quarters were like a

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One Behind Us 

At long long last one wall is behind us. It seems to all of us that we’ve been doing these crazy retaining walls forever.  In less than a month of getting underway in the late spring we have the first … Continue reading

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Post “post”

A long awaited post about the newel post and balustrade that really isn’t a reveal. Alas we did not manage our goal before spring work kicked in but I still feel the progress  worthy of a post. Especially since we … Continue reading

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