Category Archives: the house

the flooring saga part 2.

After living with the tiles for 5 months, I was ready to see them go.  We picked up a handy tile scraper at Home Depot and got to work.  The tiles came up pretty quickly once you got a section … Continue reading

Posted in the house | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment

the flooring saga.

So way back in August, we decided to rip up some carpets on a whim.  We had been talking about it for a while and then just decided to go for it one night when Rich’s sister and her fiance … Continue reading

Posted in the house | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

a quick bathroom update.

Rich insists upon magazines in the bathroom.  I don’t have an issue with this… I did have an issues with the overflowing wooden Ikea magazine holder hiding in the corner behind the toilet gathering dust. And then we hit The … Continue reading

Posted in the house | Tagged , | 2 Comments

flooring delivery.

Time to start on some of our house goals for the year! Last night, all 800 pounds of our new flooring arrived… an hour late and technically 4 days late since they cancelled our last delivery time the morning of. … Continue reading

Posted in the house | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

new year goals.

So I’m not really one for resolutions.  That being said, I think it’s worth picking a few goals to strive for this year in terms of projects around the house. First:  We already started this project.  Most of the house … Continue reading

Posted in the house | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

scheming.

Started scheming a bit on what should be a late fall or early winter project…

Posted in the house | Tagged , | Leave a comment

bookcase update.

The bookcase in the living room has become a bit of a dumping ground lately – mostly because it’s the best place to hide things from Hamilton. All my purchases from Brimfield have been thrown up there as well.  Things … Continue reading

Posted in the house | Tagged , | Leave a comment