I was going back in the archives and realized we never really showed off the new siding on the home. It was completed last fall, mid-November if I remember correctly. The front porch itself was updated last summer when we redid the retaining wall - you can read all about that ... Read More about Front Porch Summer Decor
On July 2, 2019, Brett and I were served with lawsuit paperwork from our neighbor and for the past year, we’ve been in a legal battle over land. Let’s start from the beginning, shall we? Back in 2017, we were required by the county to have a survey done on our property. We had to plead our ... Read More about The Lawsuit
North Country Nest was born four and a half YEARS ago. I can hardly believe it's been that long. We started this blog as a way to share our home renovation journey with family and friends. I was working at a local nonprofit, Brett was on the road for work quite a bit and the blog became a fun ... Read More about Our Blogging Journey + 2020 Survey
Does any renovation project go without a hitch? The answer is no. At least when it comes to our projects. If you're on our newsletter list, you know that we spent an inordinate amount of time and money on floor samples for the kitchen. We're were a little indecisive and I like to tell myself ... Read More about How to Clean Dried Grout
We. Have. Floors. In the kitchen. Real, actual flooring. It's been awhile since we've shared the kitchen updates, so before we dive into all the flooring goodness, let's start from where we left off, way back in April: And now here is where we're at today: What's not ... Read More about June Kitchen Renovation Update: Windows + Flooring!