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I bought this house in the fall of 2016, and moved in November 2016. I thought the house, built in…

Fixing the House, Again

(Painting by Ludwig Meidner, c.1913) The exterior had so many troubles I hardly knew where to begin. In my previous…

Basic Boundary Expectations

I contacted the City to inquire if any inspection had taken place, with regards to the bad strip behind the…

Black Picket Gates

Sometimes projects just get so…fraught ? I had custom cut pickets sitting around since May, 2018. I spent that summer…

More Sad Creeps

There has been far too much new activity in that strip behind the convenience store building. Many times I have…

Too Many Creeps

I woke up with a terrible headache, like I do sometimes. I opened the curtains and looked at the back…