Category Archives: Contractors

Man Lifting

I was slightly annoyed by this one big branch that stretched out to block the view of the house from the driveway. Afterall, we lost so many trees and branches, why did this ONE branch stick around?

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We are working …

  We are working with very limited cell and internet service at our tiny apartment home in town, so updates may be somewhat infrequent for awhile, but luckily, work goes on! Yesterday’s heavy rain put a damper on the work … Continue reading

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Work!

Busy, busy here! On Sunday, the girls and I moved into a tiny apartment in town so that we weren’t driving two hours a day for Ellie’s school and so we could hopefully have more time to work on the … Continue reading

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Labor Day

So many things getting done and so many things happening.  It’s an exciting time! Plus, summer is winding down, and while I like summer, I LOVE fall.  We’re excited to see what the area has to offer us this fall. … Continue reading

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So much for progress…

This picture was taken yesterday. Our chimney guy started this week. He spent three extremely hot days lugging everything he needs up onto the roof. Now that he finally has the scaffolding set up and he can safely work, it’s … Continue reading

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The Walls Come Tumbling Down

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Wallpaper started coming down last Wednesday! We didn’t think the it was going to be too difficult to clear the wallpaper out of this house. In most rooms, if you could find a loose corner, you could pull a huge … Continue reading

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They say there is no money in plaster work…

We knew this house would need a lot of plaster work.  Almost every wall in the house is plaster after all.  Has anyone had much experience with plaster? We had to have a section of our entry way replastered in MI after we renovated the mud … Continue reading

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