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January 2016

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I ❤ ️Heart Pine

What to do about the floors? If you have been following this blog, you know that termite damage was prevalent, primarily in the living room. There was also known water damage. The kitchen had ancient linoleum and where there were heart pine floors still…

January 25, 2016
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The Roof

Almost from day one, I have wanted a metal roof.  Even before this project, I wanted a metal roof.  And then I started learning about roofs and I learned what I REALLY wanted was a historical terne metal roof – and they are no longer available. While…

January 20, 2016
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Furniture Layout….Already?

I remember as a small child, living on James Island, near woods with lots of pine straw nearby. Playing house was a common pastime. But instead of having a tiny playhouse or a tree house, I would make the house using pine straw.  Not the entire structure,…

January 14, 2016
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Are We There Yet?

Not quite.  As we close out 2015 and the halfway point in the project, I am so very thankful what this year has brought, and so very anxious for the pretty to start. We never would have imagined what 2015 would bring in the…

January 6, 2016