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SMART IDEAS AND TIPS FOR RENOVATING YOUR BASEMENT

Hello and thanks for dropping in. Today I’ll be sharing some smart ideas and tips for renovating your basement. After a recent visit to my son’s DC home I started to think how valuable a basement can be in a home. His new home has a basement that encompasses the entire footprint of his home. […]

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CRAWL SPACE MAINTENANCE TIPS FOR A COLD AND WET WINTER

Hello from cold, snowy, wet Lake Arrowhead, California, where we’ve just experienced rain, wind and snowfall for 6 out of the last 8 days. Although it’s still Fall, it sure feels like Winter around here. Having lived through 17 years of wet winters at 5,000 feet above sea level, I’ve learned quite a bit about […]

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BIG BEAR LAKE HOUSE KID’S ROOM REMODEL

Greetings! Thanks for stopping in today! So, I recently told you in this post, and this post, that I’ve taken on a project to remodel a home in Big Bear Lake, California. This project is a bit different than some of my previous projects because I would term it a “remodel” rather than a “restoration”. […]

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HOW I TURNED AN UGLY DUCKLING INTO A SWAN

Hello!! Today I thought I’d give you one last look at The House On Victoria Court, the exterior this time, and show you how I turned a ugly duckling into a swan. Let me start by showing you what the cottage looked like when we purchased it. I recognized the character this 1930’s “charmer” had, […]

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THE HOUSE ON VICTORIA COURT BATHROOM RENOVATION

Hi there! I’m delighted you’ve joined me here today to have a look at The House On Victoria Court Bathroom Renovation. Below is what the bathroom in my 1930’s Lake Arrowhead Cottage looked like when we purchased the property. It had one of those horrible fiberglass shower enclosures, dark knotty pine walls… and an old sink […]

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THE HOUSE ON VICTORIA COURT GUEST ROOM RENOVATION

Hi Guys! OK, today I’m dedicating another post to my latest fixer-upper. I’m sharing the House On Victoria Court Guest Room Renovation. Here’s what the bedroom looked like when we purchased the home. As you can see, the walls were constructed of knotty pine paneling. The window coverings were the dreaded tab-top, off-the-shelf type. The […]

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THE HOUSE ON VICTORIA COURT MASTER BEDROOM RENOVATION

Hello and welcome. Today I’m excited to reveal The House On Victoria Court Master Bedroom Renovation. A beautiful, serene, comfortable and inviting Master Bedroom is so important for success in selling a home. It’s for this reason I put a lot of effort into assuring that my Master Bedrooms are places potential buyers can see […]

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THE HOUSE ON VICTORIA COURT LIVING ROOM RENOVATION

Hi there! Thanks very much for joining me here. Today I’m delighted to share with you The House On Victoria Court Living Room Renovation. Step on inside the front door and take a look at the BEFORE. The walls were paneled in knotty pine, something you see a lot of in old Lake Arrowhead “Charmers”. […]

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