Category Archives: Exterior

Door Bling

You know when you buy a house there's a ton of expenses. Mortgage, down payment, closing, moving and all the stuff you need for the house. What do you mean, the house doesn't come with any closet rods, curtains or door mats? Crap. You can almost see the money evaporating out of your bank account right...
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Paint those Knobs

When we bought the Storefront there was an overwhelmingly large amount of stuff that needed purchasing. The house came without closet rods, window coverings, shower curtain or rod, or even a bathtub plug. So when we moved in, we took a big trip to Ikea and Home Depot and bought the things we needed. It...
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Planter Box Facelift?

Our first spring in the Storefront we built a cedar planter box at the front of the house to keep people from using our "front yard" as a sidewalk, and to keep people from peeping into our window. Its worked well, and I love having a mini garden out there to soften up the concrete...
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Ding-Dong

Last summer, while at Canadian Tire, El Granto picked up a doorbell cover that was a bit more fitting for our house. Our old one was basic and worked just fine, it was just a bit boring. (more…)...
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