Monthly Archives: July 2015

Porch Windows

The porch has turned out to be a bigger project than I had originally hoped. I had big plans to reglaze the old windows because they open all the way up and are really neat. Unfortunately, we just don’t have the time. $300 later we have some great new vinyl windows. Before: After: We had […]

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Starting the Porch

Yesterday was a big day for our porch. This room has been almost unchanged since we bought the house in 2011. We put in new windows on the side walls but the tongue and groove paneling looked terrible. The front wall looks good because we kept the original windows, and the ceiling is good. The […]

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Building a Chicken Coop: Part 4

**This is part 4 of a 4 part series. ┬áStart at Part 1, or catch up with Part 2 and Part 3** It has taken me a long time to come back and finish this series, but here it is! Part 4 will include what finishes we added to the coop and what we learned. […]

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Fast Forward

We are in crunch time to finish our first house and get it on the market. I have been terrible with updating the blog, but today I will catch you up! We have been going to town finishing trim. Ryan and my dad have been working hard on the window jambs and door trim. Meanwhile, […]

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