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Plumbing woes

Well, we’ve prepared ourselves for move-in. We know it’s not going to be pleasant, and this winter is going to be brutal, but we’re sucking it up and going in with a can-do mentality. 1,152 more words

Building A Home

Bring it on home

Six days. The number of days left before we move into our new “home.” Oh boy. So, we’re not exactly ready; we still have leaky pipes and we don’t have a solid plan for heat yet. 952 more words

Building A Home

Reverse barn raising, a mailbox and some water stuff

I leaned against the Lowe’s cart, stomach gurgling, as Dan and my dad debated on the last couple of pipe fittings for the waterline project . 849 more words

Build Process

Love Shack [Part Two]

I don’t know what we’d do without our families. They’re always so willing to help and have played a huge part in the process thus far! 780 more words

Building A Home

Love Shack [Part One]

The purchase of our future home site came with one little stipulation—owner occupancy in the existing home on the property which the previous owners had begun to renovate. 1,198 more words

Central Ohio

Closing Time

The entire month of July was filled with document scrambling, heart attacks and promising the bank our first born. What a crazy month. It started when our original lender, not having realized there was a home already on the plot, told us that we wouldn’t be able to proceed with the loan we had agreed upon even though we planned to tear the standing house down after construction. 350 more words

Central Ohio

Vacant Homes May Be Inviting Criminal Activity, Police Say

RESEDA (CBSLA.com) — Police are warning residents Monday night about vacant foreclosed homes which they say are inviting criminal activity.

In a Reseda neighborhood, broken windows are now boarded up and a “no trespassing” sign has been posted as neighbors say they had no idea people were living in the bank-owned home, rent-free. 295 more words