I have been taking a break from the Palm Springs Sunny Dunes house and spending the majority of my days up in Joshua Tree. Working on improving the lil Scamp aka Camping Cubbyhole in Joshua Tree has been quite the treat. Spring is without a doubt my favorite season in Joshua Tree. The creosote bushes […]Read More JTree CAMPING CUBBYHOLE!
The Sunny Dunes house is starting to shape in to something more than a mess. It still has a million things that need to be done, but our vision is finally taking on a physical form. Even though Kat and I wore protective equipment, and legally removed up to 200 sqft of asbestos tile as […]Read More Where do I start?
Well…it’s been a LONG time since I last posted. The cabin is complete, well, there will always be projects I want to do, like converting the cargo container we currently use for storage and a stretch of fencing for the back yard. Hey! It saved us 40′ of fencing materials. At some point I hope […]Read More A work in progress
There is no doubt it is starting to warm up out here and all of the snakes and bugs are out and about. This week started off with a big scorpion scaring the shit out of me. One second I am putting the shop vac in the corner and then the next I am […]Read More Scorpions and ELECTRIC!
Yesterday I finally started working on the bathroom door. We decided to go with a sliding door to utilize the space the best way we could. I was thinking of painting it either white or staining the wood similar to the kitchen cabinet doors. I already beat the wood to give it a distressed look. […]Read More Barn Door & Bathroom Door
A while back we bought a bunch of used cabinets off a guy in Palm Springs for $200 bucks which is a great deal when only one is typically that price. I think we got a total of 6. The one problem was they looked like every standard cabinet in suburbia. I wanted something different. […]Read More Kitchen Cabinets
Today was a very monumental day. Water was stubbed into the house and there are pipes in what is going to be our new bathroom.Read More Plumbing