One of the reasons that we were reluctant to buy another old house was asbestos. Unfortunately asbestos was a very common building material up until the mid 1980s. Once you have identified the asbestos, then you have two choices, either leave it sealed and do not drill, sand, cut or damage it, or remove it […]
All the extra work involved in painting a old house is worth it when you see the final result. Just keep in mind that its never going to look new again! Here’s a few tips in this post.
You know, I don’t mind doing most of the housecleaning chores there are to do. I don’t mind dishes or vacuuming… in fact, I don’t even mind laundry. What I really dislike is cleaning the ceiling fans around the house. It always makes a huge mess, and there’s more cleaning to do afterward… so I […]