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Desk, Part Deux

So we once built a desk. It was a good desk. We blogged about it. Then I decided I wanted to stand. It …

New Door

We’ve wanted to replace the off-the-shelf front door that came with the house since day one. It was cheap looking—especially the fake leaded …

Nesting

After a mild fall, winter has finally arrived. Our new furnace is keeping us warmer than past years but we were finding that …

Tuck Pointing Trauma

It’s been a busy summer and while we’ve worked on some projects, we’ve really spent the bulk of our DIY time fixing …

Planting the Parking Strip

The city is turning our street into a bike boulevard and one thing we’ve been thinking about is how we might improve …

Back Stairs

After a successful rebuild of the front stairs, Jonathan decided to tackle the back stairs once the weather warmed up. As with …

New/Old Compost Bins

Jonathan spent most of the warmer months on the great fence replacement project. Because we have both a dog and a fence bordering …

Watch your step…

As the 2 of you that read this blog have seen, we got a new front walk and back patio in April of …