Category Archives: Do It Yourself

Home Reno: Painting with Mike

Do you want to build a custom home? Do you want to renovate your existing home? My husband Mike and I have done both.  Are you planning a home renovation project? Our third-floor renovation project is just about finished! The next step is painting. And I … Continue reading

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How to Fix a Broken Clothes Dryer: The Tale of Lola & Me

Lola and I are close personal friends. She’s my stalwart clothes dryer. We spend many hours together, week in and week out. We’ve long-term buds, friends since 2005. We’ve had a healthy relationship lo these many years. Until recently…I think I … Continue reading

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DIY Landscaping Projects: Make Drain Pipes “Disappear”

Recently I helped my friend Karen prune an enormous yew in her front yard. The “shrub” is an epic 20 feet tall and was scruffy looking, to put it politely. We used a chain saw, a pole saw, large loppers and … Continue reading

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