It Only Took Us a Year: Painting the Exterior Stairs

Early last summer, we rebuilt our exterior front staircase. This was after we poured new concrete and painted the front porch, but before we built our garden, gave the front door a color, stained the deck and built our porch swing. I list all these things for a couple reasons – for one, we often […]

The Porch Floor Gets Stained!

We’re one step closer to front porch completion (this season anyway)! Our porch is stained! Staining our deck ended up turning into a thing, as most projects (big or small) tend to do with us. (Truly, we drive ourselves crazy sometimes.) Initially, we planned to use a product such as Behr’s Deckover or Rustoleum Restore, […]