Monthly Archives: December 2015

Ibuprofen, Please

This house rehab stuff was easier 12 years ago, when I dug into the first one. After a Friday evening and Saturday morning spent running up and down ladders with a recip saw to cut out stud walls, and tearing … Continue reading

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Dance Party in the Basement

OK – I know it doesn’t look like much, but do you see that square of cardboard in the picture above? That’s where the washing machine was until Tuesday. And my butt was against the basement door as I took … Continue reading

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A Day of (Not All Good) Discoveries

Following a couple recent hard freezes, I figured most of the wasps and spiders would be dead (I was right about the wasps), so it was time to face the wee beasties in the top of my garage and clean … Continue reading

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Got Pine?

The cats have lost their favorite hiding place. I finally got off my duff and removed the three bottom stairs today, in preparation for rebuilding them with a landing and a turn. Clearly, the above is cobbled together, with what … Continue reading

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