Tag Archives: construction

Oh Bob

I follow Bob Vila on Twitter and there are a lot of days that he has a tip that is spot-on perfect. And then are days like this. “10 things to consider when buying a new couch.” Let’s just say … Continue reading

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One of These Things is Not Like the Others

When you work for a small company, you wear many hats. One of the hats that I wear in our company is the office-admin hat. When my boss asked me to try this hat on for size, I figured it … Continue reading

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Just No Pleasing Me

I have worked construction in the winter and I have worked on a farm in the summer. I understand the reality of a real-world workplace and I always thought that having an “office job” would be better. I’ll leave the … Continue reading

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Square Pegs – Rounds Holes

Do-it-yourself and… Save? Be filled with a sense of pride? Achieve results that you want? It’s hard to say why people choose the D-I-Y route. I have used all of the above reasons as ways to justify taking on a … Continue reading

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