When Autumn and the holidays come along, some of the most amazing tastes and fragrances come from cranberries, oranges and nuts. All come together in this luscious oatemal-based cookie that creates a harvest celebration on the taste buds. … Continue reading
When deciding to do an addition to house a laundry room, mudroom and powder room, the biggest challenge was where to run the drain pipe as the main plumbing stack is on the opposite side of the house inside an … Continue reading
Here at The Old House Attic, our Thanksgiving table settings are always a topic of conversation and have run the gamut from simple to elaborate.
Once the city inspector gave his okay for the excavation and steel work, we were ready to begin building the foundation for the mudroom. On our steep street and steep steps up to the sidewalk, delivering the concrete was a … Continue reading
Well the day has finally arrived after months of planning. Today they excavated and prepared to build the foundation for the mudroom addition. The first step was to relocate the bell. We had managed to dig it up, but moving … Continue reading
After a lot of digging, we are ready for the mudroom addition to be built. The large hydrageas next to the arbor were much easier to transplant than expected. In fact, they were much easier than digging up clumps of … Continue reading