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Less of a Mess: Part 2

Well, I’m about to sign off for the year, but I think it’s in character that we’ve been working up to the last minute of…

December 31, 2010 | 1 Comment | Read the Full Article

Less of a Mess

You know we live in a garage, right? Or, more accurately, a finished room off of a garage that used to be an old gas…

December 31, 2010 | 1 Comment | Read the Full Article

Picking an Interior Stain Color

I have something like fifteen windows in my house with unfinished wood trim, just waiting for someone to pick a stain color and get moving…

December 29, 2010 | 16 Comments | Read the Full Article

True Value DIY Rescue Mission: Replacing A Trick Faucet

When I was in college, we had a faucet. And not just your plain old run-of-the-mill two-handles-and-a-spigot, oh no, we had a trick faucet. If…

November 23, 2010 | 3 Comments | Read the Full Article

How To Install A New Disposal

My poor mother hasn’t been able to use her master bathroom for a couple of months because I convinced her to take out the old,…

November 17, 2010 | 4 Comments | Read the Full Article

True Value DIY Road Trip: Fireplace Makeover (Day 1)

This weekend I packed up my tools and took my big yellow SUV up to Ann Arbor, MI– Home of the Wolverines. There was a…

September 19, 2010 | 31 Comments | Read the Full Article

Because there is *definitely* not enough going on around here.

What with living in a garage, building a house, chasing the donkeys around, having to light a fire every time we want to cook food,…