home stuff

various and sundry info about my home, the yard and the various projects I’m working on

At long last, fire!

Finally, on November 3rd of 2008 I was signed off on my permit and everything was finally in place and ready.  The first fire: I started in the beginning of August by removing the large slab of chipped stone from the hearth in front of the old fireplace. Wander over to the gallery to see […]

1st Annual Powertool Pumpkin Carving Party

The premise was good: open up my garage to a bunch of friends and have them unleash powertools on Fall’s bounty. I’d have to say that it was a rousing success and that a good time was had by all.  First announced almost a month ago, it was met with a great deal of enthusiasm.  […]