Category Archives: house restoration

Exterior Makeover. The FinalĂ©.

After six long twelve hour work days and six gallons of Sherwin Williams Duration paint Beechwood is finished. She needed more than a paint job, she needed a full restoration. And the amount of paint she needed was more than … Continue reading

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Exterior Makeover. Part IV.

This past weekend turned into another long three days of painting in the hot, hot heat. But, Beechwood is looking ah-mazing! We were able to finish everything up last night. Wrap-up post and final photos coming soon!

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Exterior Makeover. Part III.

The evolution of the garage: The removal of the old TV antenna. This was all last weekend. We have done much more this weekend already and I’ll post more updates this week.

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Exterior Makeover. Part II.

After the front of the house was finished we moved around to the sides and eventually to the back. We still have things that need to be done in each of those three areas, but slowly, slowly, slowly the ugly … Continue reading

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Exterior Makeover. Part I.

Beechwood is getting all fancy on the outside these days. We hired my Dad and his buddy Larry to do the job, knowing that we would be helping out. They often do paint jobs on the weekends… It was unfortunate … Continue reading

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Onto the Basement…

It’s been just about a year since we moved in. The upstairs is complete for the most part and since Christian can’t be without a project, the basement remodel begins. The basement here is a strange place… Lots of built-in … Continue reading

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The Rest of the Upstairs

We’ve named our two guest rooms in terms of their genetic appeal: the “girl’s room” and the “boy’s room.” The boys room has a sort of 1970’s masculine style and the girls room is decidedly more beachy-floral. Girl’s Room Boy’s … Continue reading

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