Tag Archives: staging

Hi, Amelia!

We love you, we really do. It is such great fun to know that people near and far, connected through curious and curiouser ways, are following our travails and wishing us well. It’s Been Two Weeks When last we met, … Continue reading

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Does Whatever a Siding-Man Can

Exit Tim, enter Mark… Mark, often referred to in these pages, is a good friend of Marsh’s sister and a pro builder. He did the original inspection on this house, gave us our first prioritized direction for starting the rehab, … Continue reading

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Make It So (I Can Bathe)

First things first: Remember, dear reader, where we left off yesterday? This was the scene: Where rotted holes had gaped just hours before, nearly complete replacement siding was rising from the foundation to envelop the front of the house. This … Continue reading

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Mid-June Recap, New Horizons

First we finished the flooring above the old stairway space. Here’s a view of the finished floor joists — alternating simple supports with full sistered beams: The floor partially laid in: The finished floor from below: And from above: Flora-fauna … Continue reading

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