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by Civil War Seamstress
Mon Apr 30, 2012 8:07 pm
Forum: Pre-1900 Houses Forum
Topic: Garage Before And After
Replies: 35
Views: 21078

Re: Garage Before And After

I was feeling mean posting this - almost didn't because my posts are usually upbeat..... as I looked at your photo all I could think of was our 1930's circa garage which fell down 2 years ago.... it to had an old concrete floor. So I am not surprised to hear that no one thinks the garage is worth de...
by Civil War Seamstress
Mon Apr 30, 2012 8:03 pm
Forum: Pre-1900 Houses Forum
Topic: Well we finally moved in
Replies: 23
Views: 9717

Re: Well we finally moved in

That brought a lump to my throat!!! Wonderful! Masterful!!! and just downright AWESOME!!

Thank for sharing that.... now my bathroom project seems like piece of cake.
by Civil War Seamstress
Mon Apr 30, 2012 7:59 pm
Forum: General Discussions Forum
Topic: Sewing (Pic Heavy)
Replies: 21
Views: 3392

Re: Sewing (Pic Heavy)

awesome pictures!! Great work!!

Shame me in to not having made my front parlour curtains.... been 4 years now..... :oops:
by Civil War Seamstress
Mon Apr 30, 2012 7:57 pm
Forum: General Discussions Forum
Topic: introduction...
Replies: 7
Views: 1248

Re: introduction...

I would like to say welcome to the forum and to the madness and fun that is old house restoration.

Don't forget to show photos of your house we love photos!!! Share your projects! Your ideas may serve to be
our inspiration!!!
:D
by Civil War Seamstress
Sat Apr 28, 2012 2:56 pm
Forum: General Discussions Forum
Topic: BACK with News on our latest Bathroom Project.
Replies: 6
Views: 963

Re: BACK with News on our latest Bathroom Project.

Banner, Thank you for the update especially on your health. I am sorry to hear that you are having trouble. I am glad to hear that it is not keeping you down! The bathroom looks fantastic, but I agree that when you have to wait too long for something the initial excitement isn't there any longer. Th...
by Civil War Seamstress
Sat Apr 28, 2012 10:47 am
Forum: General Discussions Forum
Topic: BACK with News on our latest Bathroom Project.
Replies: 6
Views: 963

Re: BACK with News on our latest Bathroom Project.

Banner!!! How have you been doing?? Missed hearing from you for awhile!!!

Hope you have been well....

This year I am going to work on my monster room, the bath too. Guilted into it.
by Civil War Seamstress
Wed Apr 25, 2012 10:25 pm
Forum: Pre-1900 Houses Forum
Topic: Look what we found under some drywall
Replies: 9
Views: 4703

Re: Look what we found under some drywall

that is great!!! All I ever find behind walls are more problems :D
by Civil War Seamstress
Mon Apr 23, 2012 5:53 pm
Forum: Post-1900 Houses Forum
Topic: new to forum
Replies: 13
Views: 4589

Re: new to forum

Welcome on board!! Neat house!! Love the 2 over 2 windows, house flipper threw mine out and put in the cheapest windows he could find. They aren't even 10 years old and I am already having to replace them. Don't feel bad about going slow on the house. It will give you time to think of how you and it...
by Civil War Seamstress
Mon Apr 23, 2012 5:46 pm
Forum: General Discussions Forum
Topic: Driveway options?
Replies: 16
Views: 11190

Re: Driveway options?

Just to jump in, we graveled the side driveway which is also down hill. The stone dust was compacted but we do have to weed it and when there is enough water coming down the hill it washes the gravel into the lawn and over the granite cobblestones we set up to keep it contained.
by Civil War Seamstress
Mon Apr 23, 2012 5:41 pm
Forum: General Discussions Forum
Topic: Fence for dogs - please help dog people
Replies: 27
Views: 5977

Re: Fence for dogs - please help dog people

Late to the party, sorry. I have one of those fake out wrought iron fences for 6 years now. Here are some of the pros and cons of them Pros: They look like the real thing. The are well made and you don't have to worry about them rotting. Mine was installed by a fence company and unlike some models o...