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The Front Porch is (Mostly) Complete!

After tackling the more tedious tasks of painting the front porch railings and staining the floor, planting our gardenView full post »

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The Porch Floor Gets Stained!

We’re one step closer to front porch completion (this season anyway)! Our porch is stained! Staining our deckView full post »

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Swing Hanging Fixing

They say an ounce of prevention is greater than a pound of cure. We must have been sick the day they taught thatView full post »

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DIY Porch Swing + $100

Remember when I said we had a front patio update, only to run into issues at the eleventh hour? (I mean, it’sView full post »

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DIY Reality + A Small Step Backwards

Here’s the thing. If we weren’t constantly in full blown install-all-the-baseboards mode, I have a feelingView full post »

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An Un-Tutorial for the Front Steps

As Kim mentioned yesterday, we’ve started to realize around here that once in a while, the better fiscal (andView full post »

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You’ve Come a Long Way, Entry.

I almost can’t believe I’m about to say this, but the entryway trim, baseboards and flooring are done!View full post »

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DIY Outdoor Gate (+ a Giveaway!)

I feel as though I keep saying this, but spring is sort-of-kind-of finally here in Chicago! (One day it’s 40, theView full post »

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Entryway Progress

… Lots and lots of progress. Actually, let me just make it clear right now – the entryway isn’t done;View full post »