Category Archives: Walls

Brick Donor House

Rich and his dad have spent more than a month of Saturdays digging bricks out of the frozen ground! Someone took apart a brick encased log house in Greencastle, PA (about an hour North of us) and sold it on … Continue reading

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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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The Writing on the Wall

Found some writing in the master bedroom behind some wallpaper. Not sure what it says. The one looks like it says “Davenport” which is a family name. We also found some push buttons on another wall of the master bedroom. … 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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