Monthly Archives: November 2013

Old House Surprise #2

Last weekend Tony started ripping up the carpet in the little half bedroom off the master in preparation for our guest bathroom install. He expected to find plywood subflooring, but instead he found 2 layers of linoleum flooring. The surprise … Continue reading

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Refinishing the Dining Room Table

We purchased our new dining room set on Craig’s List. The table and chairs we had before were very functional, but meant to fit into a little kitchen in a little townhouse. So we sold that set to our dear … Continue reading

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Tony’s Projects

People often ask me what Tony’s projects around the house are. He usually gets stuck with the ones that seem much less glamorous, like removing wood rot, installing siding, and patching holes in the wall. Honestly, I don’t think he … Continue reading

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So this post has been in the making for what seems like ages! Just a couple weeks after moving into our house, Mom and I embarked upon the task of redecorating the living and dining rooms. Who knew that this … Continue reading

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