Monthly Archives: June 2018

A WINDOW VALANCE MUST COME DOWN

Three windows have a heavy wood and cloth valance over them.  They also have a string of tiny lights which work on a rocker switch above the rear view mirror. I cut the wires, wrapped the ends heavily, and tucked … Continue reading

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I DON’T NEED THE HANGING CLOTHES ROD

Hey, I don’t plan on needing dress clothes when I’m fishing or hanging out in the forest, so I don’t need the foot wide clothes rod.  There’s even a metal hanger six inches farther into the room.  At least I … Continue reading

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WHAT TO DO WITH THE DUTCH OVEN COOKWARE

During mountain house shed packing, I unearthed our dutch oven cookware which I’d slid under a workbench and over time it was wedged into the very back corner.  A fry pan, a tri-leg with rimmed lid, a camp oven with … Continue reading

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BED EXTENSION REDUCTION

The sofa was too short for the previous owner, so she had an extension made.  At bedtime, she slipped it into place.  I also need the extension, but I absolutely despise it.  It takes up lots of room. I took … Continue reading

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FILE CABINET TO KEEP SMALL CRITTERS OUT OF MY FOOD

As I stared at the tiny van cupboard I realize not only is it small but, horrors, I’ve got food items that any mouse or chipmunk would love to nose dive into.  Let’s see.  There’s pasta one pot meals, dried … Continue reading

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HOMEMADE SHED SHELVES

The shed shell was just the beginning of keeping our stuff high and dry.  I knew I’d be adding shelving to get all the boxed stuff at least off the floor. I needed shelves.  I bought a medium duty shelving … Continue reading

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I DON’T KNOW WHAT I DID BUT I FIXED THE WATER PUMP

Time to deal with the water pump or get the bleach water out any way I could.  I read the data off the pump and looked for an exact replacement.  I like it when I can pull and replace without … Continue reading

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