Exterior House Work, House and Acreage Restoration

The Great Siding Move of 2014

The Drop off location of the siding.
The Drop off location of the siding.

Way back around Halloween, the lumber yard delivered our siding. In the yard. Around 350 pieces. The first week I spent painting, I painted about 90 pieces of siding. Moved, little by little into the house and painted in a warmer environment. Continue reading “The Great Siding Move of 2014”

Exterior House Work, House and Acreage Restoration

Concrete Patch

The Southwest corner of the house had a big ol’ hunk of concrete missing. So it was time to make a patch…while the weather would still allow for the concrete to set.

With a big blue drum of water (water containers gifted by my husband’s in-laws, though I don’t believe when they were lent to us they realized how long we would keep them), and a bag of concrete. Continue reading “Concrete Patch”