Monthly Archives: June 2002

Courtyard – Picket Fence

You can’t have an old house, and not have a picket fence, right? We wanted to start making the courtyard area more like a courtyard.  So, we went fence shopping.  No place sold fence pickets with interesting tops, so we … Continue reading

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Main House Exterior – East Side – Rot Damage Repair

The southeast corner had some damage to the drip cap and the bottom lap board was rotted out.  The previous owners simply painted over it, so it was sort of “hidden.”  After removing the old section of lap, we just … Continue reading

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Courtyard – More New Flower Beds

Instead of leaving that area between the patio & driveway as grass, we decided that it might be better to add some more flower beds.

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Bedroom 2 – The Restoration – Wall Texture Removal

After removing the paneling, we began scraping the texture off of the walls. This went surprisingly easier than we thought it would. Texture removal began near the door.                  

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Parlor – The Restoration (Phase 1.1) – Crown Molding Installed

I’m not sure why, but it appears that we took no photos during the process of cutting, staining, finishing or installing the crown molding.  Anyway, here are the finished photos.

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