About

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

It Just Gets Worse…

On October 24, a Sunday, I woke up around 9:00 a.m.. I opened the curtains that overlook the backyard. At…

The Worst Creep Yet

Around 10:00 in the morning I was walking to the hardware store. I had to take the long way around,…

Pests

As a woman, working by myself, on my own house, I have been plagued by pests. Women speaking privately amongst…

Actually Painting the House

The painting company that rented the lift has many pictures taken from high above, while the owners cheerfully work on…

Color Agony

My house faces west, slightly oriented to the south. There are no large trees across the street to filter the…

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…