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Steeped in history, full of charm, and jam packed with interesting sights and architecture, the streets of Old Town Alexandria's neighborhoods make for a day of fun while wandering, gawking, and learning.Having lived in Alexandria since 2000, and in historic Old Town since 2003, we never tire of Old Town....
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Over many years of DIY, we've learned that sometimes even the smallest details that can go unnoticed make a huge difference to an overall result.Years ago, back when we were renovating our upstairs hallway, we replaced the shiny gold polished brass light fixture that once adorned the ceiling with something...
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Holes in the ceiling, dust on the floor, mess all around, and when it comes to projects, there's always more, more, more. In DIY, like in life, coping is an important skill to master...or at least a skill one must make an attempt at mastering. But what is it to...
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Over the last several weeks I've been trying my best to replicate the historic moulding in our Foursquare.This has been a difficult task overall as I've been dealing with several variables at once. Wonky walls, weird depth, modern doors, and chunkier wood than you find in stock moulding has made...
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Halloween is a particularly special time of year in our household. And choosing a good Halloween costume for the is a rather major and important decision. Last year Wendy and I decided on a three part costume based on our favorite characters from the USA Network show Mr. Robot. You...
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