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First Time Ever

For the first time ever the construction delay was not the rain but rather the Advertisements

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Herbie to the rescue

For the first few months we spent a lot of time removing Herbie board. Well the real name is particle board but we nicknamed it Herbie board because he used it everywhere. For some background Herbie

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Zippity Do Da

I kind of feel like I missed the boat. This post is like 8 days old and I only had a title inserted. It’s now obsolete as we’ve moved way on beyond what it originally was about. Which means the … Continue reading

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Drafting the Design

I am super stoked to record here that we have nailed down the design for the veranda and balcony. Our daughter thinks the drawing is worth framing and I would agree (if he fills in the blank spots).

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One Project

We worked our 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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