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House. Is. Done.

Well well well.. looks like I have a bitter sweet (or good riddance) update to share.

We. Are. Done.

Well, mostly. Excluding some closet shelving/organizational items and landscaping. 395 more words


The Bathroom

Alfredo, our amazing plumber, was here this week and in one day did just about everything that needed to be done. This means that the upstairs toilet is working, our bathroom is now almost finished, and the kitchen will also be after the electricians have finished their work next week. 680 more words

Passive House

What Are You Going To Do?

“I’m going to write a book.”

“I’m going to get in shape.”

“I’m going to travel the world.”

“I’m going to…”

No. Here’s the truth: Most people won’t ever do the things they say they are… 1,249 more words


Project Tea Cozy- Finishing Up

It’s done!  Woo! My tea pot isn’t naked any more!

I finished up the top of the tea cozy last week, working it just like the top of a hat.  192 more words


Another Easy Restoration – a GBD Seventy Six 255 Canadian

Blog by Steve Laug

When I opened the box of pipes from my brother there was a long shanked clear stem pipe that stood out to me. 797 more words

Pipe Refurbishing Essays

Moving on

Today we got both the blocked pieces adhered to their canvases. They just need their borders adding now. I suspect that, especially for the coffee pots, I won’t have any dyed fabric long enough, so I will need to dye some up especially. 32 more words

Moka Pots