Tag: house

June 4, 2014 / home

I rehung (rehanged?) door #4, today. It was one of those doors that took a bit of encouragement to latch shut. Besides the heavy layers…

December 28, 2013 / home

There’s a story behind the purchase of my house, that I thought should be known. It’s not a good story. So I will be completely…

August 20, 2013 / home

Best ‘mistake’ purchase I think I’ve made for this house is a large pair of channel lock pliers. I mean… very large. Heeee-uge. I needed…

June 10, 2013 / home

The plumber just showed me a section of the pipe she pulled out—the junction where it went out to the front yard faucet. It was…

May 28, 2013 / self-improvement

It’s hard, right now. It’s been almost a year since Heidi broke things off. And I am still living there, for various reasons. And I…

May 20, 2013 / rant

The perfect antidote to the desire to buy a house is the process of buying a house. My process so far certainly hasn’t been standard,…

August 30, 2011 / home

  Yes we survived the earthquake. And the hurricane. I’m not so sure about the locusts on the horizon, though. This street is apparently notorious…

August 29, 2011 / General

Yes we survived the earthquake. And the hurricane. I’m not so sure about the locusts on the horizon, though. This street is apparently notorious for…