Another remodeling project I plan on doing this fall is a remodel of the master closet at the main house. We’re blessed with a very large master closet (350 square feet or so), but it could be a lot better. I plan on installing floor to ceiling wardrobe style shelves and clothing racks, along with … Continue reading Master Closet Remodel
It’s been an awesome summer of boating at the lake house on Lake Wisconsin, and while it’s not over yet, I thought it would be fun to post some pictures recapping the summer. Lots of party coves, tiki bars, and sun! Continue reading Summer Boating
One of my projects for fall/winter is going to be remodeling the master bathroom at the lake house. Currently, it is a model of 70’s-tastic style. I plan on largely gutting it, and putting in something that fits the mid century modern style of the house but is significantly nicer and more luxurious. Here is … Continue reading Lake House Bathroom Remodel
Yesterday we experience most rainfall in a 24 hour period in the history of Madison. We didn’t get hit nearly as bad in Verona, but the west side of Madison was crushed by flooding, with numerous roads closed, and houses and businesses heavily damaged. Here are a few photos of the chaos: Thankfully, my house … Continue reading Flooding in Madison
At long last, the shed projects is done. After building and installing the doors (as covered in my last post about the project), I first painted the exterior trim. I also stained and painted the interior: After that, I installed some additional floor ramps and then was able to park the ATV and both lawn … Continue reading Shed: Finished!
After a couple months of ownership, I’ve absolutely loved my Bentley Flying Spur. It is a joy to drive and unbelievably luxurious. However, one thing that Bentleys are notorious for is having very dated and clunky infotainment systems, which is disappointing because they have excellent sound systems from a speaker point of view. Thankfully, there … Continue reading Bentley Infotainment Upgrades
After building the doors yesterday, I installed them today. I used heavy duty barn door hinges, plus a latch that supports a padlock and wrought iron handles. The end result, prior to staining, looks awesome! Continue reading Shed Doors Installed
The shed is almost done, aside from installing the doors and finishing staining and painting. Over the past week and a half, I’ve installed siding trim and built the doors. The siding was simple 1×4 white pine, which gave definition to the sides of the shed. After the siding, I built the doors, which were … Continue reading Shed Siding and Doors