1 - Old Town Home
A blog dedicated to chronicling the successes and failures of an Historic Old Town Alexandria couple.. as they completely renovate and appropriately restore an 1880s Victorian row house...almost entirely.. on their own.
Latest Blog Posts
- Creating Quick, Inexpensive, Yet Elegant Holiday Floral Centerpieces
- Santa Surprise: Peppermint Buttercream Chocolate Christmas Cake
- My Personal DIY Anthem - "Jump Around"
- Our Built In Bench Beneath the Stairs: Blending Old and New
- Lulu's Live TV Debut, Old Home Enthusiasts, and Some Project Progress
- Toolbox Tuesday: Ivy League Trimming
- Scooby Doo Style Hidden Panels in Our Bead Board Bench
- Reviving Our New Plantings with Drip Irrigation
- Creating Bench Storage from Salvaged Beadboard
- Using Marine Waterlox to Refinish Our Outdoor Dining Table
- You Might Be a DIYer If...
- Searching High and Low for Antique Hotel Room Numbers
- Plaster Restoration Part 3: Master of Plaster Finish Coat with No Sanding!
- Completing our Completely Custom Small Budget Vanity
- Where the Sidewalk Ends
- Plaster Restoration Next Steps Part 2: Master of Plaster's Beautiful Lime Base Coat
- Plaster Restoration Next Steps Part 1: Base Coat with StructoLite
- House for Sale: All Inhabitants Convey
- Decor Advice for an HGTV Magazine Sweepstakes Winner
- Celebrating Our 5th Year of Blogging with Five DIY Lessons