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Back to Work on the House

Back to working on the house. This time it is painting baseboards for the master bedroom and en suite bath. I’ve been putting this task off for a while as it isn’t that much fun painting baseboards indoors with the … Continue reading

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Old Becomes New

This week we have been working on our yard. A raised bed has been built. One section of potatoes has been planted. The big job however has been the fence. Back in the winter a large section of fence had … Continue reading

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Wind and Fences

Our plan for our December time on the island was to kick back and relax after an incredibly stressful couple of months back in Alberta. Evidently the weather had different plans for us, and in a windstorm down came a … Continue reading

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Still Painting

How everyone spends their “vacation”…..painting the deck. My plan is if I paint in the morning that I can kayak in the afternoon. I am certain that by the time I finish this huge deck that I will have to … Continue reading

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Work Day – window trim

Today was the day to tackle working on the house. Work on the master bath has been taking a while. As the work was started by the previous owner, we are constantly guessing what they were thinking in order to … Continue reading

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Fireplace Finished

I haven’t done a renovation post in ages mostly because we were at a bit of a standstill. The trim on the fireplace was giving us challenges, while at the same time we were just too frightened to cut the … Continue reading

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Fence – before & after

I haven’t done an update on the progress on the house recently so I thought it was about time. We have put hours and hours into renovations, but many of the jobs are still in progress. It is a little … Continue reading

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My Renovation Review – The February 2013 Edition

I am sitting here making mental check lists of what needs to be done on the Pender house. We are headed out in a few days and will have only 2 days (3 if we drive through the night) to … Continue reading

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