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Making Faux Wainscoting Trim Molding

My wife, Anita, is planning on sprucing up our hallway by installing faux wainscoting on the walls. It’s a simple approach by installing chair rail and trim in a rectangular fashion down the wall. 299 more words


Painting the Bathroom Trim

Next on my to-do list for the house is to build the pantry/bench in the entry way. But. I am only available on weekends to go get the lumber and I was in Houghton last weekend so I am waiting until this weekend to go make that purchase. 238 more words

Foyer and Living Room Remodel

This project was a lot bigger than I had initially imagined. When you first walked into the house this is what you saw.. BEIGE BEIGE BEIGE BEIGE!! 496 more words


Board and Batten for a Small Bathroom

We all love the look of board and batten, don’t we? Absolutely. I finally decided to add it to a short wall in my bathroom. I blew through this project like a crazy woman, and unfortunately didn’t take many pictures, but it’s such an easy process, there’s really not a lot to explain. 637 more words

Home Staging And Redesign

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

Crooked House Renovation

Before I begin, let me just warn you.  This is not some cutsie pootsie organized DIY instruction guide.  It is more of a retelling of the journey of a couple’s first real serious DIY project.   1,386 more words

For The Home

Wainscoting: A Formal Affair

“Welcome to my house. Come freely. Go safely;

and leave something of the happiness you bring.” –-Bram Stoker

Your foyer offers the first impression of your home to all who enter. 229 more words