Archive for Renovation

Spartan Existence

So, it’s been over a year since that comment in my last post about the renewed commitment to writing. I actually have been writing quite a lot, »»

Hard Wood

Travel is one of the great joys in life, and sometimes the best trips are not geographically distant.

Sub-Floored

We read a few suggestions on order of operations before starting our home renovations. I liked the one that started with painting the ceilings, then walls and »»

Closing a Door and Opening a Window

The first attempt to close on our house was put off for around a month while the seller got her paperwork in order. The second attempt was »»

Salvage Value

I’ve done a lot of renovation, but never by the IKEA method. IKEA designs by choosing the end price and making the features of the product fit »»

Diligence Due

Well, we’ve made it past due diligence and into the last stages of purchase on a house, but it sure was a coin toss for such an »»