Stair Tread Installation

Our last blog post showed how to remove wooden stair treads. This post will show how to install the new treads, which were provided by L.J. Smith Stair Systems. When I removed the treads, I found the stair stringers had been shimmed level with oak blocks (indicated with red arrow) Continue Reading

Love Your Status: A Different Kind of Happily Ever After

During this month of cupids, hearts, and think pieces about dating in the digital era, we’re dedicating the month of February to the messier ways we’ve found love and all the detours along the way. February’s theme is Love Your Status. It is an ode to the person who saves Continue Reading