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It’s Spring are you all Dressed up for Company? - 04/28/08 06:12 AM
This is one of the columns I write each week in my local paper. You see we are just seeing green grass in this area of Canada. Today I am not just speaking about ReDesigning to sell but also to ReDesigning to dwell and also ReDesigning to LIVE. This time of year the yards and houses look dreadful, brown grass if you have any left at all, muddy driveways, bushes bent and broken from the weight of all the snow we got over the winter, garbage has blown around properties from a mile away it seems. Hopefully a few (5 comments)
We all rush around today trying to get the important things done in our lives, work, school, groceries, gas, shopping, sports, after school involvements of all kinds and sometimes we even stop to breathe. Someone along they way said we could do it all and still have a perfect life, they should have been hung up by the heels. Worse that that, we believed them and thing we are super powered people. Those of us who look at life from a different angle now, meaning I am of the age I can look back and say,” In the old (2 comments)
New to Mom part 2 - 04/22/08 07:37 AM
Here are more pictures of the redesign/reno of the Mom's home. I bet she will be afraid to leave next winter. Not really, I know she is thrilled. This is more of the bathroom.
I am not one who thinks flushes need to be shown in pictures but I do think the job done here is great.
Next of kitchen wall before
same wall after
Hope you enjoy,it was a whole house project and took from New Year's until last week. Would I do another? In a heartbeat!!
New to Mom - 04/21/08 01:15 PM
I just finished a job for 3 daughters of a very unsuspecting lady who left on New Year's and had no idea what they were scheming. Here are a few before and after pictures for you. Also be aware we were down to minutes of her return. So every detail was unable to be fine tuned. Carpenters left one hour before she drove in the driveway. Too close for comfort! Before After
I will add more pictures later, for some reason AR is not allowing me to insert right now.
I know I hate to admit I would consider hanging wallpaper again, but here it is,,,,I would. That being said let us do some research on wallpaper and where it has come from and see where it now is going. “Around 4000 B.C., the earliest known form of "paper" was introduced: Egyptian papyrus. Wallpaper actually began in ancient China, first because the Chinese invented paper, and secondly because they glued rice paper onto their walls as early as 200 B.C. In 105 A.D., the Chinese court official Ts'ai Lun, invented papermaking from textile waste, i.e. from rags. This was the (2 comments)
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