Easter Centerpiece

Wow! Spring is here and Easter is approaching fast! So we’ve been preparing our tables for family dinners, get togethers, etc. One of the most common requests we have at the shop is “I need help with a centerpiece for my table!” We’re always happy to help!  Centerpieces are really quite simple, it’s a building…

Emily; Industrious One

Ben Franklin once said, “Industry, perseverance & frugality make fortune yield.” Hmm.  If you know me at all, then you know that I tend to work, work, and work some more… My mother said the other day that she chose my name wisely; Emily means “Industrious One”. She really named me after Emily from the…

Mr. Dick this is to you!

  Mr. Dick (Richard Atkins): [mis-ter][dik] Kind, Generous, Thoughtful, Helpful, Honest, Hospitable, Considerate, Unselfish, Charitable, Fair, Loving, Giving, Uncle, Brother, Father, Grandfather, Friend… Just plain GOOD!!! Last week a very dear friend, grandfather figure, neighbor, Mr. Dick, passed away after fighting a two year battle with prostate cancer. Mr. Dick was our neighbor for the…

Bathroom Demo Day

The first thing that I couldn’t wait to do was to demo the bathroom and the first thing to go were the fiberglass walls! I’m sure they were very in Vogue during their day, but alas this is 2017!! Upon initial inspection it seemed that the tub and sink were both in great shape, so…

Rowan House Ranch

So we closed on our new “Fixer Upper” this week! We’ve got lots of great video and pics for you to see of the “Before we begin the renovation”.  This sweet ranch style home was built in 1958 and has some real potential. Boasting triple wood walls for insulation (shiplap behind all the drywall, SCORE!!!),…

Rowan House Renovation

EXCITING NEWS!!! Rowan House is about to take you, our customers and followers, on an exciting adventure! A Rowan House Renovation!! We’re going to take you step by step through a complete home renovation! Eeeeekkkkkk!!!! How exciting! This will be a digital journal of our adventure through room by room of a complete home renovation.…