Bath Trim is Done!

Here’s some pictures as proof.

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Brass Hinge

I love our step-up door to the attic-master bedroom. So many things in this old house are charming. The brass hinge that had been painted over is one. I posted earlier this year about cleaning this old hinge. You can read that post, here.

Here is what the hinge looked like when we bought the place. I didn’t even know it was something special until a friend pointed it out. And even then, didn’t discover it was brass until I started stripping the paint off.

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And, in all its glory!

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We installed the trim last weekend. I will be caulking and painted it over the next few days. So, this space isn’t quite done.

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Chicken Fence

This is a catch-up post. This part of the barnyard was completed last fall. It pens the chickens to a sideyard beside the barn, so we don’t have to deal with them on our back steps. They had to get their wings clipped anyway. Fence is a little short. 🙂

DSC06773Here is a shot of the house from the barnyard when we moved in back in May.

DSC06183Here is the same shot with the chicken fence.

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And this rosebush was in the perfect spot already to grow up and over tthe fence to add its charm to the old barn.

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Stair Railing

The stairs up to the attic/master bedroom have been railed for months, but I realized I never posted pictures.

When we bought the place, the stairs up to the attic led to a hole in the floor, like this. No railings. Just a big drop.

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The rails:

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One day, we’ll get around to staining and painting it!
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