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An Update on the Garage + Insulation and Drywall

This post is three weeks in the making. On the one hand, YAY, we have so much to share in regards to the garage. On the other, I have been struggling with finding time to share all the updates and my type-A personality that hates missing deadlines is not happy......

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The Garage Update: Putting Up the Walls

You guys. We have a GARAGE. Not just a slab... but actual walls and a covered ceiling and a doorway and window space and garage door space and oh my goodness, WE HAVE A GARAGE! Day one. The festivities began at about 6:30 a.m. on Saturday morning. Brett was setting up...

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The Garage Saga Part Three: The Foundation

It's 8:57 pm on Monday, August 7. We've (HUGE shoutout to my parents and brother for all the help - isn't family amazing?!) been busting our asses for the past several weeks on all things garage-related and I'm currently typing this out sitting on a stack of block...

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Project Update: Fall & Winter 2016

It’s fall! The leaves are starting to change colors here in Minnesota, the nights are getting cool and the best of all, the mosquitoes are tapering down. I cannot tell you how nice it is to be able to head outside our house without ten pounds of bug spray on! Another...

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July 2016 Recap

So here we are again, another month almost gone, in what seems like the blink of an eye. What we're excited about: >> I finished the painting the hutch and to hang it on the wall, Brett came up wit the brilliant plan to have the top sit on two pieces of scrap...

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Summer Home Improvement Project List

The sun is shining here in Minnesota and the days are getting longer and longer. We’re on the cusp of summer and I don’t know about you, but I feel like I was just ringing in the new year. 2016 seems to be flying by – I can hardly believe we’re only a week and a half...

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