Tag Archives: verandas

Motoring Along

I’m happy to report that things are motoring along on the veranda. There has been able Advertisements

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Figuring “It” Out

It definitely qualifies as a work in progress, these stone columns. They have taken a significant amount of time and effort will all masonry joints being finishing ones. They are now complete except for the slate stone cap. That’s the … Continue reading

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Need to Know

I love when we have company drop by. Not only do we get a break and good food I also get to hear the

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Masonry Medicine

The actual repair of the cracked mortar, in the big picture, took mere minutes. It was preceded by lots of on line research about what was the best product to use and then the gathering the correct supplies. Half an … Continue reading

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Hard to Believe

It’s hard to believe that we’ve been at this restoration project for 12 years on site, 13 if you count the

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The bigger picture?

This weekend tested our nettles so to speak. Neither task that we were working on got accomplished and they are starting to feel endless. I honestly thought after the rock wall that it was all easy sailing and that this … Continue reading

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Hand Crafted in Small Batches

The title makes it sound like we’re brewing beer but the reality is quite different than what you would expect. We’ve both been diligently working on completing the balcony railing as quickly as possible. Now we aren’t noted for quick … Continue reading

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