Category Archives: Home Decor

I used detritus in a sentence.

You know how beautiful dark hardwood floors look? A few years ago (when this look was in and we were selecting finishes) I thought they were beautiful too. So the new condo has dark hardwood floors. Well, not hardwood — its stepsister, engineered hardwood. Engineered being a technical term for wood as thick and durable as cardboard. Sure… Read More »

Is it finished?

A few people have come over to see the new place. It’s still a work in progress — all new builds are — but it is substantially complete. The things that need fixing are all pretty minor. For example, the kitchen cabinets have doors and there are door knobs in all the right places. Of course, all the… Read More »