wallpaper

On Becoming a Wallpaper Enthusiast

There are few things in renovations more annoying than having to remove wallpaper. (Except maybe scraping carpet glue from hardwood floors, but that is a different post for a different day). Most rooms in the house have more than their fair share of paper, with some rooms having as many as 11 different layers. That… Continue reading On Becoming a Wallpaper Enthusiast

Musings

Initial Musings

We are hoping to document our adventures of renovating/ restoring our home. It was built around 1905-1908, as the Manse for St. Andrews United Church. We are collecting documentation to confirm the actual dates it was built.  After viewing fire plans from 1911 we know that the house has undergone one addition. Inspection tells us… Continue reading Initial Musings