January 20, 2009
In April 2007 my wife and I, both in our thirties, left our home town of Point Roberts, Washington and moved across country to the small town of Belfast, Maine.…
January 12, 2009
Bought by my wife and myself as an investment, this is the 'house next door'...literally. When our neighbor of 20 years passed on, we decided to buy and renovate the…
January 11, 2009
A challenging job for a difficult client, I did most the carpentry and drywall work myself, but used Extreme Plastering for the stucco (extremeplastering.com), and was very pleased with their...
Close up of a stove cabinet in black walnut
Custom maple kitchen cabinets
December 26, 2008
The cabin is 98% done and thought I'd post some more finished interiors...the plastic nasty outdoor chairs are standins for the HideABed that has not yet been moved in...
December 11, 2008
I hired out the stucco, did the siding, insulation, and sheetrock myself. Keepin' on keepin' on, I would probably be done by Christmas, if I didn't have to replace a…
December 7, 2008
Here you can see some of the interior work taking place. (not my design - I am the general contractor)
December 4, 2008
The roof took a couple days, and went on just in time - it rained all the following weekend. Not my design - I am the general contractor.
Once the roof was sheathed there was still a lot to do. There was some "pickup" framing (meaning loose ends that needed to be tied up), and the utilities had…
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