“Reading” an Old House

“Reading” an Old House

Most old houses have had alterations over the years — very few come down through time just as they were built. Unless a house was altered with an extreme attention to maintaining details, it is usually possible to get a fairly good idea as to what the house...
Salvaging a Farmhouse

Salvaging a Farmhouse

The 1880’s farmhouse we looked at last month is scheduled for demolition this week. Jim and I got there first to save what we were able to. If you don’t want to see sad images, just skip this post. I understand. We salvaged all of the doors and their...