Chalkboard Walls Make It Easy To Be Creative

I was getting ready to post about my ongoing  house renovations and saw that Sharon Lovejoy had left me a message.  The woman is incredibly busy – and I consider it a great honor that she visits my puny blog.  So I popped over to see what her latest post had to say (she always […]

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Old siding on yellow house

My First Look at The New Siding!

My house renovations are moving along and Brandon has been busy putting up the new siding. I chose light yellow to match the old color of the house because I can’t afford to have the back of the house done right now. Because I have a cape, which is two-story, the back of the house […]

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rotted wood on house

House Renovations, Day 2

One of the big problems I need fixed with all the renovations happening at my house, is the water leak at the front steps. At the top of the ugly cement steps there is a gap (and probably rotting wood) where water seeps into my basement unless I cover the steps with plastic every time […]

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My House Make-Over: Off With The Old Clapboards

I’ve been looking forward to replacing my old, rotted siding, and I’ve been dreading it as well. The outside of my “new” house had obvious signs of rot with buckled clapboards and holes in the wall. The green, wooden window boxes were rotting off the walls and my front steps leak water into the basement. […]

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My New Little Deck

It’s not quite finished, but this is my new, little deck off the back sliders of my house. I haven’t been able to go out this door since I moved in back in July because there were no steps. Now I have a pretty place to sit and enjoy the outdoors and I can get […]

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