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People at Work- Dan McDonald

Today at 8 AM, Dan and his SIL Todd, came to install my new furnace.  Their day ended about 12 hours later. Well done!

It is great to have efficient heat and not worry about carbon monoxide emissions from the old furnace.   87 more words


Welcoming the ADD

So while the upstairs is getting ready for carpet, the one thing I wanted to try and start was installing the trim. I want to get the ceiling trim up before the install, and wait till after the carpet is in to do the baseboards. 145 more words


I've Got A Fan!

I’ve installed a fan in the basement bathroom.  I got the fan from a thrift store, brand new for $4.  It’s a GE and works great.  99 more words


Basement Project - Insulation

In the past basement insulation was often overlooked. Typically basement walls were cinder blocks and that was it. Now there are so many options from a construction standpoint, you really need to do your homework to see what suits your home building situation. 813 more words

Cool Stuff

Down to the Basement: Week Two.

It’s all about the base, framing this week! While it is super exciting for us to watch the progress this week, you are probably going to find the pictures a little uneventful so instead I’ve compiled a few numbers to share with you – a basement by the numbers if you will. 134 more words


I'm Not High; I'm Happy.

I am happy.  I am happy to be alive, and happy to wake up, and happy to go to work, and happy to be breathing.  I am just happy.   1,030 more words