Our Care-Free Home’s Facelift

After much ado, the updates to the yard and front exterior are complete! And after a great trip to Jamaica, our SLR camera was stolen! What do these two things have in common? Pictures… We had hoped to provide you with stellar in-progress and exterior reveal photos, but instead we must provide you with some in-progress photos we (fortunately) downloaded…

Prepping Aluminum Siding for Painting

The purple aluminum siding that covers most of the exterior of our home has been oxidized and faded beyond recognition. You would never know that one day more than 50 years ago, it was a beautiful, rich, deep purple! We plan to repaint the aluminum and honor the original color… just as soon as we…