Home Improvement, Part 2 – More pictures

This Is the “Babe Magnet” – there’s a long story about that, but this isn’t the time or place. Suffice to say, for some stupid reason, it nearly always attracts female attention of the positive nature. We borrowed the Babe Magnet from a friend so we had both a “trash” truck and a “go fetch…

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Home Improvement, Part 1- in pictures

And so it began… This quiet weekend disturbed by the sounds of sledgehammers and power tools… Destruction complete – spa outside – wall rebuilt – new doors and windows installed… Now, next weekend comes the interior!

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Deconstruction Underway!

And so it begins… The wall, windows and door came out… and naturally, unexpected issues arose… You see, this house is concrete block construction – which limits options when it comes to remodeling… and the way this room was constructed, it means it has three FULL concrete walls (which aside from a window replacement, we…

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Home Improvement Project – or why is there a jacuzzi in my family room?

Someone in their weird wisdom installed a jacuzzi spa in the family room. In all honesty, the family room was once an enclosed porch, so it’s likely the spa was simply on the porch and they built the family room around it. Well, now that we know the spa works – though it sprung a…

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