Category: Grey Gardens West

Let’s talk about toilets!

My family laughs at me because I am always singing the praises of our Kohler Cimmaron upstairs toilet. It truly

But honey… it’s rustic!

RUSTIC IS MAGIC! I finally got this flooring saw that I’ve had my eye on. After I figured out how

Hanger Tape is right up there with duct tape and large Phillip’s screwdrivers

One of our downspouts had rusty old brackets, and the problem was compounded by strong winds and people bumping into

Can’t buy a simple washer at the hardware store

Whenever I go to a hardware or auto-supply store, I try to avoid the young people who are still learning

I had to MacGuyver it; A two-monitor setup using a vending machine stand

A guy at work was showing me his multi-monitor computer setup, and I thought it was nifty. But I didn’t

A cautionary tale about shelves over toilets

We make mistakes, we are human. For example, the mustard colored paint in the tiny upstairs bathroom. That’s nothing. See

Suddenly I’m Bob Villa?

I wanted to stain this vital component of our home security system (A stick that goes in the window frame)

This right here, is spring fever.

I was at McLendon’s Hardware in Renton a few weeks ago, and I was impressed with their assortment of springs.