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Boys and Their Toys - Sunday, December 23rd 2007 9:15 PM
It boils down to this:  Having the right tools for the job makes the task easier and the end result better.Rich recently added to his collection of tools a table saw, drill...
R.I.P. - Thursday, December 20th 2007 6:00 PM
As we alluded to in the last post, the pear tree’s fate was sealed with the last ice storm.  Remember the work we put into the shaded area under the tree in 2006? ...
Want Some Ice With That? - Wednesday, December 19th 2007 8:00 AM
So sad...  The ice storm from this past weekend put the nail in the coffin for the flowering pear tree.  Two times before, it lost major limbs and this time, it lost...
Beta-Carotene on Ice - Sunday, December 9th 2007 6:30 PM
Had we planted them a little earlier, the fall planting would have produced carrots a little larger.  Roasted, they were the sweetest that we had all year.  And yep,...
You Can't Win 'em All! - Saturday, December 8th 2007 8:00 AM
The winner was announced in the Remodel, Blog & Win! contest--check out the results.  It was a well run contest and we enjoyed our participation.  Our site is more than...
Check Out 2GreenThumbsUp.com - Thursday, December 6th 2007 8:00 PM
It's nice when you're recognized by others for your hard work--we often receive the nicest notes from other renovators offering advice and words of encouragement and sometimes,...
Time To Start (Continue, Actually!) Another Project - Wednesday, December 5th 2007 9:00 AM
You may remember that we started work in the Living Room some months ago.  As we have moved from one project to the next, finished some, and started others, the Living Room...
And The Winner Is... - Monday, December 3rd 2007 10:00 AM
Yesterday, we mentioned the mini-contest over at RemodelingMySpace.com and we just found out that we won!!  Check out the announcement on the ideaBlog.  The prize is...
Remodeling the Christmas Tree! - Sunday, December 2nd 2007 10:00 AM
Well, the Remodel, Blog & Win Contest is over--Let the judging begin!!  The winner will be announced next Friday, December 7.  We received a last minute...
Be Inspired to Think Green! - Wednesday, November 28th 2007 11:00 PM
Check out our post, Be Inspired to Think Green!, on the ideaBlog at RemodelingMySpace.com.  While you're there, check out all of the Remodel & Blog contestant's...
A Bounty Of Goodness - Friday, November 23rd 2007 8:00 AM
Happy Thanksgiving!  We spent the entire day cooking all of the deliciousness we packed away from the garden this year.  On a day where the celebration centers around...
Invasion of the Asian Beetle! - Sunday, November 18th 2007 6:00 PM
First it was cold.  Then it warmed up.  Then cold again.  The beetles were a little confused and finally tried to find a home here at Kraemer House.  We were...
Splish Splash! - Sunday, November 11th 2007 7:15 PM
The first floor bathroom was a little difficult to photograph because of the tight space so here's a little video that hopefully captures a bit more.  Volume up! At...
The First Floor Bathroom is FINISHED! - Sunday, November 11th 2007 7:00 PM
The first floor bathroom is FINISHED and we’re extremely happy with the end result!  It took us what seemed like an eternity to finish this project because we have been...
Watch Your Step! - Saturday, November 10th 2007 8:30 PM
We’re spending the weekend catching up on some miscellaneous items around here.  One of note is the installation of low level lighting on the second and third floor...
Knock, Knock... - Thursday, November 8th 2007 9:00 PM
One final project to bring the first floor bathroom to a completion was a redesign of the bathroom door.  It was going to require a lot of work anyway, so we decided to...
Mirror, Mirror on the Wall... - Sunday, November 4th 2007 7:30 PM
We worked this weekend to put the garden to rest for the winter.  Basically, just a bit of clean up that will help expedite things in the spring.  We also sprayed the...
Find a Penny Pick it Up... - Saturday, November 3rd 2007 8:00 AM
Our friend Tim sent this article from his local paper.  Makes us want to rip down a few more walls around here! 
Projects Outside Section Updated! - Sunday, October 28th 2007 5:15 PM
The "Projects Outside" section of the website has been updated.  Check out the Summer Harvest from the garden!
Projects Inside Section Updated! - Saturday, October 20th 2007 9:15 PM
The Projects Inside section has been updated highlighting the latest work on the never-ending First Floor Bathroom project.  We have been been working hard on so many other...
Check These Out For Design Inspiration! - Friday, October 19th 2007 2:00 PM
Check out the Top 10 Home Design Blogs as ranked by Home Rejuvenation!  All top notch and full of excellent ideas and inspiration.
Check Out Post On ideaBlog - Thursday, October 18th 2007 8:00 PM
Check out our post on the ideaBlog at RemodelingMySpace.com and while you're there, take a moment to vote for us!
You've Come A Long Way, Baby! - Sunday, October 14th 2007 8:00 PM
We can finally say that a majority of the work is now completed in the first floor bathroom!  There is, of course, a list of details that we have to finish, but everything is...
What Channel is That? - Saturday, October 13th 2007 9:15 PM
Our week off continues with more progress...  While the work primarily has focused on finishing the first floor bathroom (seriously, aren’t we finished with it YET?!),...
Check Out This Excellent Write-Up About Our Efforts Here At Kraemer House! - Friday, October 12th 2007 9:00 AM
Check out the excellent write-up about our efforts here at Kraemer House on RemodelingMySpace.com.  The article gets right to the heart of what we're doing here. ...