Getting Personal

This is where I share what is going on with me and the things I am trying to accomplish in my life.

Replacing Window Sash Cords – Part 6

February 23, 2011
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Replacing Window Sash Cords – Part 6

I am finally getting back to post the results of my sash cord repair project. I actually finished this before Christmas, but the holidays and the fact that I had some traveling to do interrupted my being able to finish writing this.  If you are interested in reading them in order, here are some...
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Fixing Window Sash Cords and Renovation Update – part 5

December 12, 2010
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Fixing Window Sash Cords and Renovation Update – part 5

In the previous four “personal” posts on my blog, I’ve been reporting my progress with renovation of one room in my old house (a Craftsman bungalow). The wall repairs and painting are finished. The wood trim is almost finished being painted. Everything I was trying to accomplish had to stop for me to fix...
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Patching and Sanding Walls – It’s an Art – part 4

November 26, 2010
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Patching and Sanding Walls – It’s an Art – part 4

This is part 4 of my continuing story of the renovation of one room of a Craftsman bungalow. This poor room has been neglected for far too long. And previous owners haven’t taken much better care. Plus, they used the weirdest colors imaginable. I have spent several days (off and on due to other...
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