castle stone upgrades v.002

so with the exception of some trim around the hot tub and some work on the roof over it, the deck is done…

which of course means that i need to tackle the storage buildings that were on the old deck next…

i think one of them is going to be the laundry room with . . . → Read More: castle stone upgrades v.002

war wounds and battle scars…

so someone pointed out to me this morning that i have a tendency to be colorful… sometimes it’s the garb, or the car, the project, whatever…

and sometimes, it’s the bruises, scrapes, and other miscellaneous damage…

so, without further ado, i present to you a gallery of “not dead yet…”

top to bottom, this happened . . . → Read More: war wounds and battle scars…

castle stone upgrades v.001

so i’ve been doing a much needed overhaul on my house…

spent 3 weeks under it with a bunch of 30 ton hydraulic jacks leveling it…

then spent a couple weeks doing drywall, mud, tape, texture and paint…

the kitchen is on hold for a moment, so i took some time to overhaul the deck…

. . . → Read More: castle stone upgrades v.001

how to turn a fifth wheel into something else, v001

or, “how to destroy something to make it better”

so my friend tony called me up and said he knew where there was a trailer i might be interested in. it was free, it was hammered, stripped, and was a 5th wheel to boot.

*sigh*

my rig isn’t set up for a fifth wheel, being . . . → Read More: how to turn a fifth wheel into something else, v001

dew drop inn kitchen facelift part 003…

so between being sicker than a dog (spent most of mayfaire in my tent sleeping) my normal mundane business stuff, and happy distractions like the world rhythm festival, i haven’t had a whole lot of time to do the blog thing.

so, without further ado, i bring you a grate:

this was a spot . . . → Read More: dew drop inn kitchen facelift part 003…