Blog Archive: October 2009

Installing Tin Ceilings

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Many years ago I was standing in a small library I had just completed. It had custom designed bookcases that flowed with the design of the 1882 house, birds eye maple floors, wainscoting, and just about every whoop-dee-doo you could imagine. By all rights it was a killer room, but something was missing.

Paint It Right!

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Replacement siding can seem like a really great way to make your house look better and avoid the hassles of painting. That's the big lie.