Reno Projects

The “Shed”

In the summer of 2017, I got inspired by the “she shed” trend and decided that we should convert our 10′ x 12′ shed full of junk into a functional space. We started by removing all the makeshift shelves and junk and installing some large windows that we picked up from Habitat for Humanity for $160. Here’s Matt doing the demolition and framing in the windows. In the summer of 2018, we completed the space by dry-walling, painting, installing trim, a ceiling fan, and vinyl plank flooring. I updated some…
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Trailer Remodel

After casually looking at ads for trailers for over a year, I came across an ad for a 1978 Traveliner Rover trailer located in Windsor, ON on August 15, 2019. While I would have loved to get a Shasta or an Airstream, this little (13′ long x 7′ wide) trailer was local, within my budget, and would fit perfectly in the parking spot next to our garage. I enlisted the help of my co-worker Tim to call the owner, ask multiple questions, and arrange for a time to view her….
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