Category Archives: Home Improvement

Progress Update: Creating The Craft Room

I have always wanted to have a designated space to work on crafts sometimes alone and often with my sweet, creative grandchildren. Our dining room has served as the default crafting zone, but it’s pretty inconvenient because whenever a project … Continue reading

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The Reasons I Won’t Buy Samsung Appliances Again

Why won’t I buy Samsung appliances? The reasons grow from my recent experiences, which make for a long, frustrating, sad tale. I don’t generally use my blog to cast aspersions, but perhaps my tale of woe will help another potential … Continue reading

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Summer Construction Project Update

It’s been a while since I posted an update on our BIG summer project…the one that began with tree removal in late March and progressed slowly throughout the spring and summer. This project was the biggest home improvement project we … Continue reading

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Progress Update: Our BIG Summer Project

When we set our home improvement goals and plans for 2016, the biggest project we wanted to tackle was to install a storage building/garage and a picnic area on the lower portion of our lot. We began this project in … Continue reading

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Exterior Lights Upgrade

We have needed to replace the exterior lights on the front deck which is the entrance we most frequently use for more than a year and this week it finally happened.

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