Category Archives: ARCHITECTURE

Our own projects or design ideas I like.

worth it or not

In our 15 years of marriage we’ve been given the opportunity to remodeled/built 7 different homes. Five we have lived in and two have been spec homes. We had a couple of different goals in doing this, but one thing … Continue reading

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a brick wall

I love old world style. Boston or New York where they have loft apartments with large brick walls. I have always wanted one. We set out to find a brick looking to be old style and even the mason was … Continue reading

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The finished outside

After many days of workers right outside my window at every turn, I am happy to say they are finished! The trim, is done! The garage doors, are done (same color as trim)! The staining of wood beams and railings, … Continue reading

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and the color is…

GREEN! When I ask monkey #2 what her favorite color is, she always thinks about it for a minute and says, all the colors! Not wanting the other colors to feel bad by just choosing one. I, too, love all … Continue reading

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backsplash

While I was busy having my BIG fun in Texas, hubby was busy at the home front. I came home to many things on our to do list checked off. So fabulous! This was one of them. We choose a … Continue reading

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deja vu

It seems to me it was just a mere four months ago we were in a construction zone…oh wait…it was. It maybe that we are needing to be hospitalized. our warning sign, thanks monkey 3! We have started another project, … Continue reading

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the red door in depth

I was so anxious to get my red door posted that when I did in my last post I didn’t say much about it. So now I will try to go in depth, because my excellent craftsman’s of a husband … Continue reading

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my Red barn door

I am so in love with this door! I can’t explain to you the excitement I have at seeing this door! I leave and come back and see my red barn door complete, I am even more in love. My … Continue reading

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another check off the list

Our mason man is a wise man. He informed us, when we first moved in, because I was getting firewood that mountain people aren’t fat people because they work all winter moving firewood. Then the other day while we were … Continue reading

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we call this the new family room

I have been waiting, as I always have done with this house, for my cabinets to get done. And no they have not. I was waiting to post picture of my new family room until I had my red shelves … Continue reading

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