Painting the cinderblock Sherwin-Williams Verdant.

Building the Art Room

Once upon a time, we did next to no DIY projects during the holiday season, …

January 22, 2016 in Basement, The Art Room
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Voila, our new Samsung washer and dryer! Me lovey.

Loving Laundry

Is it worth mentioning that I’ve never had to buy an appliance, ever? Not at …

June 27, 2013 in Basement
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Awesomely deep basement, as photographed in April 2013.

The Future Workbench, And Then Some

The basement to the house is deep-deep. Deep in the sense that it boasts 8-foot …

June 20, 2013 in Basement
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June 2013.

Through Our Eyes

We toured the house for the first time with our realtor, and for the second …

June 18, 2013 in Basement, Bedrooms, Curb Appeal, Dining Room, Living Room, Sunroom
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Blocking original to our house.

Block Party

This house was built in 1941, and the floors in some rooms are a bit …

February 27, 2013 in Basement, DIY, Flooring
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Our finished basement shelving unit.

Back At It: Meet Our New All-Purpose Storage Buddy

Reorganizing all of our Christmas trimmings put us over the edge, you could say. Or …

January 25, 2013 in Basement, Organized
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Preparing to reassemble the step using biscuits and wood glue.

Ugly Stair Repair

It’s odd how some things seem to expire at the same time.┬áLike, how three key …

December 11, 2012 in Basement, DIY, Stairwell
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New storage in the basement, thanks to leftover laminate countertop.

Because There’s No Such Thing As Too Many Shelves

Remember when we ambitiously removed the laminate kitchen countertop with great ambitions of selling it …

December 10, 2012 in Basement, DIY
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A DIY basement door repair and makeover.

Merry Mod Door Makeover

When it comes right down to it, this little bugger on our basement door should …

October 02, 2012 in Basement, DIY, Kitchen
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Our basement boiler.

Routine Cleaning: Gas Boiler Fun

My home inspector advised me to have my gas boiler cleaned before putting it to …

November 08, 2011 in Basement
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