May 2010

Clicker Garage Door Keypad

by Josh on May 28, 2010 · 3 comments

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Why didn’t I do this sooner? For years I’ve thought it would be useful to have an entry keypad for my overhead garage door, but I assumed it wasn’t possible without a new garage door opener and I never really looked into it. But when my house painters asked about accessing the basement sink and […]


Exterior Scraping and Priming

by Josh on May 25, 2010 · 4 comments

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With most of my house projects, things usually get worse before they can get better. As the exterior painting work here progresses, the pattern is the same, though this time I have other people in charge of the work. Getting Worse It took the painters a few days to finish the scraping portion of the […]


A Look Into The Future

by Josh on May 18, 2010 · 5 comments

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At last it’s time, here at Bungalow ’23, to look into the future! The future, Josh? That’s right, Dear Reader, let’s look to the future– all the way to the year 2010! In the year 2010, in fact this very week, my house is finally getting the exterior paint job it has needed for a […]


Welcome to Bungalow ’23, stop five on the Bungalow Blog Tour! When my wife, Ms. Bungalow, and I bought our house in October of 2004, we weren’t necessarily looking for a bungalow or an Arts &  Crafts home.  We just wanted a place near the south Minneapolis neighborhood where Ms. Bungalow grew up that would […]