Monthly Archives: September 2011

Front Door

Last November we decided to take advantage of some nice warm weather and add some more colour to the outside of the house.  I put two coats on last October and added a 3rd coat just a few weeks ago.  The … Continue reading

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House Bath

Going back to October 2010 – we had been here about 3 months.  Some guys showed up in a small truck (and a short 8 foot or 2.5m ladder on top) and showed me some magic product that would remove the … Continue reading

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Monté Benches

Monté (pronounced “Montay”)  took his old flooring from his attic renovation and made some really nice benches with it.  They are nicely made and send a message to all who pass by to “sit down, take a break, say hello and … Continue reading

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Attic Stairwell

OK, now that you have seen the railing, here is a look at the change to the stairwell.

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Going Public

We have now been here about 14 months.  Elizabeth and I have talked about this blog for quite some time.  So, here it is.  It isn’t quite as perfect as I would like it to be, but perhaps that’s what … Continue reading

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The weather today – March 2011

It has been a little cool lately – down to 6 and 7 during the day – but sunny and clear. Today it was still light out at 7:30. The kidlets and I were down in the orchard on the … Continue reading

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Attic railing

With a little bit of thought and some planning, a railing can be had for a very affordable price and it can also serve as useful shelving as well.  Elizabeth created this idea, I bought the plywood, IKEA shelves, glue … Continue reading

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One Year Later

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