Monthly Archives: May 2011

More on insulation

Now that the drywall is complete (and looks great!) I thought it might be time to go back and take a look at the crowning achievement of this whole renovation – the roof assembly. It took a substantial amount of time and cost … Continue reading

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Bath update

We finished the wall tile in the bathroom last week. I will say one thing about it – it is very, very white. To mix things up a bit, I picked up a marble tile and we cut it to fit the window … Continue reading

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Good, fast or cheap – pick two

I had a calculus professor in university who had an interesting take on marking exams. Even if we provided the correct answer, he would deduct points for an “inelegant solution”.  I don’t run across too many calculus problems anymore, but I like to think … Continue reading

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Sneak Peek

The windows have arrived and are in storage until the drywall is finished. While that is happening, we also decided to to finish off the bathroom. That means we have to install the wall tiles around the tub, which includes the window … Continue reading

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