A lot has been written about the energy efficiency of log homes. When discussing this topic with those "none believer's", I usually ask them the square footage of their home, how high the ceilings are in their home and what types of energy they use to power their home.
After determining all of this and then…Continue
Posted on November 29, 2013 at 3:06pm — 1 Comment
The weather is now cooler and I can work in my home office with the windows open and take advantage of the nice breezes and lower humidity. I over look a small part of the back lawn and on in to the back 10 acres or so of woods. Recently a clutch of turkey have been making their morning and evening tour of the back yard…Continue
Posted on October 25, 2013 at 12:30am
October is the first full month of fall; by the end of this month, most of your winterization should be completed. Falling leaves and dwindling daylight signal a final opportunity to do some outdoor organizing before winter settles in.
Replace your screens with…
Posted on October 18, 2013 at 10:25am — 2 Comments
We had fireplaces in the homes I grew up in. Dad always put in the
iron swing bar so we…
Posted on September 26, 2013 at 9:57am — 2 Comments
With all of the cooking shows on TV and the inspiration and creativity they inspire it's a wonder anyone eats out anymore! However if you've been to a restaurant lately, you may wonder who is cooking at home! I think the shows are just making us food snobs so we can intelligently criticize the meals that are…Continue
Posted on July 29, 2013 at 11:30am — 1 Comment