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Stain samples, now that's excitement!

You’ve probably heard the old saying, “as exciting as watching paint dry.” What’s the next most exciting? Watching stain samples dry, of course. Or perhaps reading about stain samples? 653 more words


Mid-Century Sideboard

I live in a house with traditional and antique furniture but I love mid-century modern design.  It’s partly nostalgic for me because I grew up in the 50’s and 60’s and partly because I love the clean lines and the look of the wood in a lot of the furniture.  391 more words

Chalk Painting

Finishing the Wood Floors!

We are thrilled to be in the final chapters of our wood floor saga!

It all started with the epic 9-layer demolition, removing flooring layer after flooring layer after flooring layer (and then some).   464 more words


Finished stripping the window trim!

It may not seem worth an entire day of work, but we think unveiling the old growth Douglas-fir window trim is one of the coolest projects so far at the Woolley Green House.   388 more words

Little House

Florida: Jefferson County

Jefferson County (pop. 14,761) is the only Florida county that stretches from the Gulf of Mexico to the state of Georgia.

It is one of 25 Jefferson counties (and one Jefferson Parish), all named, directly or indirectly, for President Thomas Jefferson (1743-1826). 160 more words


Pet-friendly FLOORING – I guess you could say I live ON a Barn!

I used to have carpet.  Key words – USED TO.    With multiple cats and rabbits, the vacuuming and cleaning the occasional accident became overwhelming.  Half of my first floor (kitchen, dining room, entry way) is porcelain tile – which I love – but I wanted a warmer, softer feel in the great room. 503 more words

Stylish Pet-friendly Living