Author: husband

A window becomes a door

This weekend I converted a window into a door so that we have access to the backyard from our second floor. One of the first things we did when we moved in was remove the shed in our backyard and install…

Phase II begins…

Today we officially started work on the third floor. Wife and I have been very busy these past few weeks moving all our stuff to the second floor so that we may begin work on the third floor. Rather then…

Electrical Inspection Part Deux

After our failed electrical inspection we were worried that the same department of buildings guy (who was on a power trip of his own) would return and fail us again. He demanded we install the air conditioner, had the electrician remove…

The cat

We have recently moved down to the second floor while we get the third floor ready for its renovation. The cat is having a great time jumping on counters, running up and down the stairs and in his latest feat,…

Quality beer

One of the downsides of the new neighborhood is a lack of good beer. But all of that changed when I stumbled into my local bodega on 4th and 11th today, which up until recently was going through a mid-life…

Kitchen

The kitchen is so close I can almost taste it. Special thanks to Dylan, who brought his talents to Gowanus and helped move a lot of heavy items. The oven is now in its final resting place. Notice anything missing…