Tag Archives: IKEA

Trim Work

I used to think that with a good mitre saw set at 45 degrees that anyone could do trim work.

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Hangin Curtains

So, we went to IKEA to buy some curtains to hang in the front hall in front of the entrance door to knock down some of the draughts that come through the front door.  A standard trick in an old … Continue reading

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Hands On Learning II

In our Toronto home I built the kitchen cabinets from scratch – the boxes, the face frames and the counter top (out of maple).  This time around, because we wanted to have a finished kitchen before I was old, we … Continue reading

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