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Lost Bracket

As light rain turned heavy we arrived at the third lock of the day, the curiously lozenge-shaped Aynho Weir Lock. The River Cherwell crosses the canal just above the top gate, but having a drop of only 12 inches, the lock chamber was widened to 20ft in order to take more water down to the 12ft deep Somerton Lock further along the canal. 314 more words

Moving On


Now that we are moved in (I refrain from saying “all moved in” because we are far from “all”) I am happy about the little things, like light in the bathroom. 430 more words


Fall projects for Straight Ahead Construction (Part 1)

We picked back up with this Fairbanks, Alaska log home this week. Monkey Wrench Mechanical is our trusted plumbing subcontractor and they roughed in the vents, drains, and supply lines.  76 more words

Fairbanks, Alaska Construction News

Dream to reality... Priceless!!

     The rebuild has begun. We have had so much fun in the past week watching it go together. The creative juices are really flowing now. We had two treated  12′ 6×6 that we dug out at our shop. 418 more words

Tiny House

Closet Switcheroo: Laundry Room

When we first moved into our house, the washer and dryer lived inside a closet in the smallest of the three bedrooms. The machines were just a bit too big for the space, so the closet doors had been removed and the machines jutted out into the room. 856 more words

Property Sweet Property Renovation: Visionboard

I hope you had a wonderful weekend!   I spent most of the weekend operating about the residence.  Saturday morning, I cleaned and organized.  I’m not going to lie maintaining a house organized as a construction zone can be quite a challenge.  17 more words

Women Ideas

Teak wood collection.

Coffee table with re-use solid teakwood at USD $200. Ask us about the size and arrange to have a look at the furniture.

Teakwood wooden structure for your consideration. 79 more words