DIY, Home Renovation

Gel Stain

I am a storyteller.  I love to make people laugh.  I am very animated.  For these reasons, some might label me as “dramatic” in the theatrical sense of the word.  However, in my opinion I am not a dramatic person in daily life.  It is difficult to excite me.  I am generally very calm and level.  Unless I discover something…

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Home Renovation, Inspiration

The Mulberry House

In June of 2016, my husband and I accomplished a goal we’d dreamed about for many years.  We had gutted, renovated, and sold a house that had sat empty for 8.5 years.  The sense of achievement I felt after completing that project is indescribable.  As soon as we handed over the keys to our friends, I felt anxious to begin…

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Disclosure & Privacy

COMMENTS POLICY Be Kind to One Another. I’m not perfect.  I make many mistakes.  I guarantee I will make statements with which not everyone will agree.  However, I will do my best to give you my best.  I promise that everything I put on The Restoring House will be 100% true in MY experience.  Everyone is different and has contrasting…

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