Slow progress

Since my last post I haven't done a lot of actual work, mostly just research and continuing to collect items I'll need as the un-renovation progresses. I brought some pork pies over to Frank and Cookie, the cul-de-sac's longest residents, who have been in their house for 40 years. They raised 3 kids in their… Continue reading Slow progress


What Lies Beneath

Removing the carpet was only part of the job of exposing the hardwoods. As it turns out there were not one but two tack strips along all the edges. Ugh. I've slowly been prying them all up, which has taken a long time. What I've discovered after spending many hours getting up close and personal… Continue reading What Lies Beneath