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Monday, October 11 2021


That fucker is not gonna come down on my head again!  Got good steel wall anchors, mounts in the corners, sides and top/bottom. That bad boy is up there to stay!!!        

Monday, February 18 2019

New Patio!

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A lot more work going on around here. This time on the outside. We had the patio extended 15 feet out and 13 feet across. Also poured a 5'x5' slab for a firepit. Even the front yard got a little bit of love. We are excited for the weather to get nice so we can fully enjoy the new patio. Lots of  […]

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Friday, December 14 2018

Steel Baby!


Finally got the stainless steel appliances put in. And damn do they look nice! Switched out the electric range for a gas range too. Now We're Cooking With Gas!!!! Insert Tim Allen grunting sounds here!

Wednesday, November 21 2018

And Done!


The project is done! Game over, man! Dining Room, Living Room (phase 1), Kitchen and Master Hallway are done! And I gotta say, they came out great! After the holidays we'll finish the rest of the living room, more wainscoting and the feature wall. Then get to the Guest Bathroom and the Secondary  […]

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Sunday, November 18 2018

Still at it!


Just a few more. The picture panels for the Dining Room arrived today, fininshed off the trim in the Dining Room and window wall in the Living Room, plus under the Kitchen Bar. Still have to stain the baseboards on the bar. And a close up shot of the wainscoting. Curtains and rod need to go up after  […]

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Saturday, November 17 2018

A few more shots of the Busy Beaver's Handiwork.


Just a few more shots of the work. The mantle in the old yellow oak from the 90's: The mantle now with colors for the new millenium: The walnut made such a drastic difference. Much more deep and rich looking. Next up is a bit of decor. Nikki's plants and owls above her kitchen cabinets: Adds a nice  […]

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Finshed the kitchen backsplash last night. Came out looking pretty damn good. Broke up all the white and made the walls and cabinets pop. Once we get the rest of the stainless steel appliances things should look really nice. Next up is the dining room walls and living room.   Busy Busy Busy!

Friday, November 16 2018

Workin for a Livin....

A lot of painting and staining going on. More trim going up, wainscoating in the living room being started. Fresh paint and stain in the master hallway. Kitchen backsplash going up. Yup been busy beavers around here. Should have some pics up by the holiday once everything is in place and decorated.  […]

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Monday, August 13 2018

Kitchen On The Way!


We've done quite a bit of work refinishing the cabinets in the kitchen. New paint, new hardware and eventually a new backsplash. The old kitchen was a traditional 90's oak and white kitchen with, yes you guess it, brass hardware. As you can see very dated. After about a week's worth of painting and  […]

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Monday, August 6 2018

Busy Beavers


Yup, put up a few more lights. Even have a couple more ceiling fans too and a couple of smart switches to go. This was the old light in the dining room. And now the new and improved lighting: Forgive all the tools and boxes, we're still in a state of flux. Lots more unpacking to do. The poor Garage  […]

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