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Planning the stairway... to the end!

This is exciting because although I’ve been thinking about the end of this project (meaning the whole house) for a long time, there’s been too much left for me to be able to write out every step to anything. 494 more words

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Out of Denial and Into the Stairwell

Now that the spraying operations are winding down, I can turn to one of the last things I’ve sort of ignored for the last two years: the bannister. 533 more words

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Band Catalog T.P.S. Reports, Vol. 2: Death Cab for Cutie

Initial Thoughts and Perceptions

I recently wrote about DCFC in a piece about my first concert in NYC. And, anytime I review a new album, I like to throw in a catalog rank, for perspective, and I noticed that DCFC had a very difficult catalog to rank, outside of… 3,113 more words

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Death Cab For Cutie Announce Their New Album Kintsugi

What a way to start of 2015! One of my absolute favorite groups Death Cab For Cutie have announced their upcoming album Kintsugi! After learning that founding member Chris Walla had made the decision to leave the band after 17 years, it kind of left all of us fans unsure of the future of DCFC. 423 more words

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Paneling the Panel, The Fun Part of My Stairway Upgrade

I thought my first post of 2015 should be something about planning ahead, but the truth is that with 10 (mostly small) pieces of Sheetrock left to hang, I’m not at a clean stopping point and don’t really feel like writing that. 479 more words

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A removable Panel for My Basement Stairs

Let’s start with a look at my stairs from the archives, when they still looked like something.

10 inches narrower than code requires, but attractive and well built. 500 more words

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Let's talk tile!

I’ve been waiting a really long time to say that! But I’m going to wait one more paragraph because I also want to talk about the washing machine. 989 more words

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