Consider This When Buying a Wood Stove

After living through the ice storm of 2008 without any alternate heating source and freezing for eight days, my main goal when I moved into my new home was having a wood stove. In 2008 I was renting a duplex and the people next to me had a wood stove which kept us somewhat warm, […]

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Adding a Stone Wall Barrier to the Front Yard

My front yard slopes down toward the house and for the most part that doesn’t bother me, except when it rains hard and all the sediment and sand from the road washes into my yard. The only real option was to put up a barrier of some kind to keep the water running off down […]

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If You Like Pictures…Pinterest

I’ve been looking for pictures to give me ideas for wall paint and decorating ideas for my home office, but haven’t found many, until today. I’ve visited quite a few sites that have a little “pin it” button showing and visited the Pinterest site to check it out. You can’t just join, you have to […]

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Bathroom Makeover – Refinishing The Tub

When I bought my house, I knew there would be much to do to make it livable. While I was busy shelling out money for garage doors without holes in them, siding that wasn’t rotting off the walls and fixing the leaky basement, my tub was slowly peeling. Someone (before I bought the place) had […]

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