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If 1 of 3 trees falls down in your yard, this definitely is not the solution. [The Sow's Ear] A tin roof is finished [North 54th ~ Bricklayers Folly] A craft studio project comes together. [Cottage Life] Some before shots so you can see just how far they’ve come [House […]
We just received an announcement from Houseblogs about their “Home for the Holidays” contest. Click on for more details.
We read a lot of houseblogs. We find them to be the most honest and informative sources of home improvement information online. If you’re unfamiliar with the term “houseblog” they’re basically an online weblog (diary) of a homeowners adventure in remodeling and renovation. The motivations for homeowners to start houseblogs […]
Houseblogs.net has been packaging some great content from their community and they’ve recently pulled articles from 10 renovators who are going through the process of stripping paint, varnish, and wallpaper from floors, walls, and banisters. Read what techniques and products have been effective before approaching your next stripping project.
No, this isn’t a renovation gone awry but a clever DIY costume by Mindy of Fixer-Upper. It’s her reaction/mocking of a recent WSJ article The Three-Martini Renovation. There is a trend among some homeowners to bundle cocktail parties with their friends and families into remodeling gigs that can have disastrous […]
Our friends at Houseblogs.net have just launched a new feature to the site that allows users to search the latest houseblogger entries by topic. It’s now much easier to commiserate with fellow homeowners with leaking roofs or celebrate victories such as kitchen remodels. And if you are a log cabin […]
Over at Houseblogs they are running a contest to win a custom-made red cedar sign with a message of your choosing (address, family name). These signs are from the Lincoln Sign company out of Lincoln, NH. Here are some examples of their work. There is no better way to lend […]
Big news in the houseblogs world as Houseblogs.net has launched a new section called Houseblogs Community. You can now create your own profile on Houseblogs.net and bookmark various houseblog entries that you may have found helpful. You can also sort through the entries by tags and find the most popular […]