Tag Archives: old houses

Notes From The Construction Site: A Board Feat?

Another week in renovation life has come and gone here on Morning Street and I have bored feet, or is it a board feat? We are painting our house one clapboard at a time on saw horses. It saves me … Continue reading

Share
Posted in general | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 11 Comments

Notes from the construction site…Something is rotten in the state of Maine!

  While avoiding more lucrative pursuits, I often look up word origins. It was no surprise to me that the word construction has its beginnings in the late 14th century and indicates a piling up, an accumulation. I don’t know exactly what … Continue reading

Share
Posted in general | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 8 Comments

Notes from the construction site: Renovating can be fun!

Even though we are under “construction” here at Morning Street, I think I like the destruction part best. The dust in the air is like tiny renovation fairies making everything…well, sparkle. Sort of. Okay, at least the dust means the … Continue reading

Share
Posted in general | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 5 Comments