Tag Archives: DIY

Well That Didn’t Go As Planned

I had plans for the weekend. Big plans. Alas, things didn’t happen as I planned. My big goal for the weekend was to find, strip, and repaint the closet doors to my daughter’s old bedroom. Well, I found the doors. … Continue reading

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What in the DIY

This weekend the hubbinator and I decided to replace the sink and toilet in my son’s bathroom. We wanted to redo the whole thing, but don’t have the 2 grand for the tile work required. But the sink and toilet … Continue reading

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Why Does One Problem Always Lead to Another?

While I’ve enjoyed the Facebook posts regarding the earthquakes in Arizona and the mammoth efforts to rebuild, I immersed in a rebuilding project of my own. Last week I posted at about the water pipe bursting and flooding our living … Continue reading

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I’m Going to Pump You Up

It’s started as a simple project as most things do, then escalated into a 4 day event. You see we have a pool and the plunger that control whether the pool is backwashing or filter water to be returned to … Continue reading

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$1.49 plus tax

Home repairs are never simple. If they are for you, know this—I hate you. So weeks ago, my daughter asked me to help her paint her room. She did a fairly good job of prepping but really, teenagers should be … Continue reading

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If a Man’s Home is his Castle, why did he pick the toilet as his Throne?

Birds do it. Bees do it and, yes my brother can personally confirm that even the bears in the woods do it. Now before your mind sinks any further into the gutter, let me just say I was talking about … Continue reading

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Back in the Closet

I don’t know about you but there are just so many hours of the day and not enough ambition to get to the home repair projects that build up. Add in the fact that my husband and I work opposite … Continue reading

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