Friday, March 4, 2011

Outside Home Improvements

My contractor which is me, myself and I have been working on the outside of my house. This first picture is how it started out. You can click on images to make bigger.

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Next it was painted a brown, or should I say the logs were stained a dark brown!

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This is what it looks like now. I painted the shutters around my windows…..

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and I made one door, I’ve got to make another yet…. I also swept off the front porch as I had sawdust all over the place! I forgot to put away my broom! ;-)

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I put a different little shutter on this kitchen window. I have some herbs setting on the window sill.

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I got the outside chimney painted.

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On the inside I put some trim around my front door.

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I have some little gourds I’m going to string up and hang inside. I haven’t done much else to the inside yet. I had to work on the outside while my contractor was free! I’m hoping to be moved in by this summer!

Mindy

6 comments:

  1. Adorable! Have fun with this project, Dawn

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  2. What fun you are having!! It is adorable.
    Blessings,
    Lorna

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  3. Very creative -- what you're doing to this play house. I would never have seen such potential in it. It looks just like it was always meant to be a cabin. Great job on the cabin and the little accessories. I love it!!!

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