A look back at our first year in this house as we shuffled from one home improvement project to another.
The addition project may be delayed but there is no way I am going to sit on my hands for another year without making some sawdust of my own.
My wife and I started talking about some design ideas for the family room addition. You’ll never believe what sparked the conversation.
Adam Carolla’s Catch a Contractor makes for entertaining television, but don’t expect to learn anything.
Comparing our experience when hiring a contractor with only a verbal agreement vs hiring a contractor with a written contract.
Our house looked good on paper, but the reality was something different. We had to do a lot of work to keep the promises that the house had made.
We found our dream house. Sure, it needed some work. But the amount of work it needed soon turned that dream to a nightmare and almost us everything.
Forget about getting three estimates. We had trouble finding one contractor for a small job. Fortunately the contractor we found was the right one.
…I looked through my mother’s photo albums, saddened by the nameless faces that stared from the pages…
An apology for criticizing the previous owner’s decorating style. Trends come and trends go. Paint colors are easy to change.