Author Archives: jandbmarvin
My husband LOVES wood. I, on the other hand, love WHITE painted wood. These two things don’t generally jive well in our house…. until now! We acquired this dilapidated old desk from the University of Utah Surplus & Salvage store. At … Continue reading
Living in Utah is wonderful but, man, that sun is HOT! We needed a solution to beat the heat on our west facing porch. The pergola design allows for shade when needed and retractable curtains when the sun goes down. … Continue reading
Our basement is a lovely big empty space with 7 foot ceilings. Since our extra bedroom upstairs is currently occupied by a nice international student from the University, we would like to build these extra bedrooms in the basement for … Continue reading
I sent this video to some folks a while back. but i thought it would be worth archiving here on this bloggy. A day late for fathers day but thats OK What’s your favorite?
Becky thinks I’m obsessed with lighting. But that’s another topic. We knocked down a wall and put up a beam. And because I love a well lit room, I wanted to put some lights on the new beam. I was … Continue reading
I feel spoiled these days with our weekly produce delivery from Winder Farms. We always seem to have avocados, mangoes, and kiwis on hand these days. This week our box had 4 yummy stalks of rhubarb. Pies are dear to … Continue reading