Posts by: Mandi

Hey guys!! Happy Friday! Things are cruising around here!! The windows for the bedrooms were cut yesterday and the framing and electrical are 95% done! The HVAC system is in and I am just SO happy!!! Ok so, we all

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Its pretty early around these parts, 4:03 am to be exact but I just woke up with a very distinct impression that I need to put together a time-capsule for the Merc and you guys need to be part of

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So we’ve come to the conclusion that there is not a single surface in the Merc that is straight. F’real. So many #mercperks. Our framer had the walls and ceilings in pretty quick (like 4 days!!!) but we keep having

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Dudes! We’re renovating our dream house, an old mercantile store build in 1928! Follow along from the beginning here! I have so much to tell you!! The most important being WE HAVE WALLS! Well…sort of. We have wall skeletons! The

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Let’s Talk Transoms

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Dudes! We’re renovating our dream house, an old mercantile store build in 1928! Follow along from the beginning here! One of the biggest and most obvious dilemmas that we faced off the bat with the floor plan for the Merc

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I don’t even have words. Yesterday as we were taking off the plaster and stucco to uncover the brick, we had 2 things happen. First, we discovered that at some point the front of the building was extended higher and

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Hello my dears!  Man have I got so much to tell you about the Merc! Last Friday all of the concrete was poured in our massive gaping trenches! What used to look like this: A Homer bucket for scale. I

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Dudes! We’re renovating our dream house, an old mercantile store build in 1928! Follow along from the beginning here! Hey hey!! Man have I missed you guys! Court and I have been traveling the last week and 1/2 and are

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This project is in partnership with Sherwin-Williams Do you guys have those people in your life that you call when you have a question? Instead of spending time Googling and researching you just ask them cause you know that the

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Did I mention this post would be about demo? 😂 Guys we’ve been eat, sleep, and breathing sheetrock dust around these parts! The Merc renovation is in full swing and things seem (in my opinion) to be moving really quickly! So

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