Archive for July, 2011

Shannon Lee
Jul
28
2011
When I bought my 1901 Victorian treasure, one of the selling points was the gorgeous old windows. In the back of the house, where I planned to create an office
Conrad Neuf
Jul
21
2011
When I was very young, my father owned a hardware store that specialized in paint and glass products along with the other tools and building materials normally
Shannon Lee
Jul
21
2011
As I have said so many times on this blog, it breaks my heart to see so many possibilities for a great historical property fall victim to neglect or new
Matt Grocoff
Jul
18
2011
Across the country homeowners are putting up solar at a record pace. In April, a study released by Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory showed that an 8.1 kW system could add between $44,550 - $54,000 to the value of your old home. But, here's three home improvements to make before you go racing for the green bling.
Shannon Lee
Jul
14
2011
I grew up on a farm. In the hills of Kentucky, it isn't unusual to see an abandoned house or old barn that is slowly giving way to the elements. Right next to