March 24, 2019

Kitchen Update #2

[ad_1] I was able to install more trim over the weekend. First I had put to put 1 x 4 around the back door. Somehow I managed to lose the piece that went on the left hand side of the door and was cut out for the door lock catch, […]
March 23, 2019
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Peeling Back The Layers In Park Slope

[ad_1] Decades after its last reno, a prewar condo takes on a new life Finding the perfect apartment for one can be a challenge in New York City, let alone for a growing family that includes a 2.5-year-old, a 2-month-old, and pet, Maggie. Sometimes it takes pure luck to hit […]
March 21, 2019
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Time for a change

[ad_1] A while ago I inherited some chairs which I painted and very simply recovered. I write about it here. With general use and a specific disaster when I spilt stuff on them I decided they needed a change. Here they are ‘before’. Slightly stained. I found some fabric I […]
March 11, 2019
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Beer Update 2, and Home Improvements (Not at Our House)

[ad_1] Scott came over last night and we completed the next set of tasks in the creation of my “End of Term” beer to celebrate the completion of my tenure on city council. Rather than work in the basement this time we worked in the kitchen. I set the carboy […]