Monthly Archives: November 2015

Fan Fix-It

In general, I’d always like to give fixing something a shot before deciding to throw it out and get a new thing instead. In this case, our fan blades on the light fixture that came with our house were a bland shade of faux-golden-oak, a la 1995. It was suggested to Dan and I that […]

Much Hutch. (So Wow.)

Most major cities have some sort of salvage store. These are great resources for finding things and building materials for an old home. Sometimes you can even find great built-ins that were ripped out of an old house, as was the case with this project. The thing about salvage is that it’s an “as-is” sort […]