Jun , Maya kept the bathroom where it was to avoid the cost of moving plumbing That meant she was challenged with making They took the salvageable planks to Recycled Brooklyn, a custom furniture shop, and had them sanded down with a Verithane finish added They were then hung vertically behind the
Sep , He d just returned from an easy circumnavigation of the North Atlantic, stopping off at places like Reykjavik and the Faroe Islands in the far north, Oban in Scotland and Dingle in Ireland, sunny Lisbon and Madeira, tiny St The boat s captain, Eric Forsyth, helped me off the ladder and up onto her deck.
Nov , So, I walk into Home Depot the other day looking for pressure treated wood and see all of this red colored wood in it s place I sez Wah It s red! Turns out this is the new eco friendly alternative to pressure treated lumber Yes, Home Depot still sells toxic pressure treated.
Sep , Now, maybe there are still professional saw sharpeners in the hills of North Carolina, or Maine, or Oregon, but not on Long Island Not anyone I d saw clamp This is nothing more than a strip of scrap wood with a cut down the middle and a hole bored at the end of the cut to keep the wood from splitting.
It took another eight hours to get treated by a doctor friend of mine Now that, my friends, is my F My Life The City of New York stacks the deck against restaurateurs A multi billion dollar hedge fund, back into our local economies We create jobs and spend money in our own towns, rather than, say, the Cayman islands.
Mar , First, we had to have the Joshua delivered to the US or Bahamas by an approved operator That s insurance lingo for an experienced delivery crew If we were buying a super yacht, that would have been a small detail, but hiring a delivery crew would have raised the cost of the more reasonable Joshua by
Sep , Tom Doyle, , stood outside his boarded up home in Staten Island s hard hit South Beach neighborhood on Thursday and shook his head in disbelief Brooklyn resident Maura Buckley recalled the dizzying number of times she s had to relocate since Sandy ripped the deck off her Breezy Point house
Oct , Architecture firm Thread Collective built and now occupy this Bushwick townhouse, which is clad with planks repurposed from the old Coney Island boardwalk The interior Tours will encompass the basement, artists spaces, exhibition areas, and a roof deck with expansive views of the city and harbour.
Jun , I ve seen it in her eyes as she stands on deck in her foul weather gear, looking towards the far horizon, dreaming, I know, of distant shores I must get the courage to tell him about my fear of sailing, about the pain of having my nails gripping the wood, the constant mental stress that something bad is going
Apr , You sit on the deck with your feet in a small footwell Those really are bulwarks around the deck If pooped that is, if a wave broke over the stern and filled the cockpit with water two very large scuppers at deck level, plus two inch drains in the footwell, would rapidly drain it, while the high bridge deck
Oct , Amidst the simplicity of the island it was surprising to find a very fancy padaria brazilian word for bakery But besides breads and sweets it also serves As usually, I am sent below so I am not in the way of the manly work being done up on deck I could do without this part of cruising life I sit in my bunk
Sep , Ah, the glamorous life of cruising around the world by am the deck was scrubbed and the cushions washed and I was covered in sweat, mosquito repellent and sun block The bolts holding the self steering gear to the stern were tightened and the Captain was safely back on deck after a dangerous
Feb , Just a few from my own recent personal experiences sunrise on Pamlico Sound, the long beach on the island of Abraao in Brazil, the wild cliffs on Ushant was with the BM s mast boot the tight covering that prevents rain and snow melt from dripping down the mast and through the deck around the mast.
Mar , They will be wood and they will cost anywhere from apiece depending on the window location (they vary in size) and who s doing the quote That is x not including the rear windows The rear windows are pretty straightforward and there are no shutter pockets, so it looks like we can get away
May , First sacrifice to the warriors who once had their home in this island,Whom now the rolling plain of fair Asopia covers,Laid in the tombs of heroes with their faces turned to the sunset Then I d overlay the metal strap with a piece of matching wood extending down over the ends of the boomkin parts.
Aug , The Sullivans (DDG ) Now at Staten Island pier ( Front Street, Stapleton,) USS SULLIVANS (DDG ) is open to the public for tours from a.m to p.m Nov , alongside day ago Bursledon Blog WOW Not sure what to say about this, only in France springs to mind Some interesting
Aug , The Sullivans (DDG ) Now at Staten Island pier ( Front Street, Stapleton,) USS SULLIVANS (DDG ) is open to the public for tours from a.m to p.m Nov , alongside days ago Bob Easton Regulator Clock The Works work Gratitude clock oil Some mechanical clocks are regulated
Jul , [TIM I like to spend an afternoon visiting hostels, even if I m staying in an apartment or hotel The hostel staff will know which free and low cost activities get the best reviews from the non museum going crowd.] I like to go and stand on hallowed ground It s humbling and makes you a better person Try it.
Aug , So! After a mainly offshore voyage of miles, done in long legs West Palm Beach FL to Cumberland Island GA to Charleston SC to Southport NC to Beaufort NC we are poised to take the shortcut to Norfolk VA and the Chesapeake beyond Because we are so late in the season, we probably won t
Jun , The buildings celebrate innovative thinking in the use of timber and expand the possibilities of its use by bringing wood s costs, sustainability and other Stapleton Library in Staten Island, NY, is a new branch of the New York Public Library and introduces an additional space of , square feet to the
Mar , These are framed by black stained planks, matching the custom seating booths and the building s exterior The dining area opens onto an expansive deck that boasts uninterrupted views of the Catskills Mountains on the other side of the valley During the winter, the vista can be enjoyed through the glazed
Dec , The couple managed to keep the cost of furnishing the apartment low by buying most items from Craigslist or estate sales in the area Since Dubois sells vintage True to the couple s budget conscious approach, much of the shelving is made of free salvaged lumber Lacy is super handy and put up all of
Jul , After two days and two nights of sailing north, we were just miles from our first landfall Cumberland Island, where we hoped to enjoy the National Seashore for a few days But as we closed in on the St Mary s Inlet, we noticed a welcoming party was waiting for us A welcoming party in the form of a
May , A nature inspired custom wallcovering, a moon gate made of pussy willow branches, and a whimsical hand carved wood swing are just a few of the highlights Island sink Kohler appliances Miele USA cabinet finish Fossil Walnut, Bakes Kropp countertop Neureise cabinet hardware Armac Martin
Jul , In the front portion of the office, separating the entrance from the work area, the team created sculptural partitions made of structural lumber and sheets of black stained plywood Quartz office, Manhattan, by Desai Chia Architecture The partitions enclose a series of rooms, called Quartzy Spaces, including a
Sep , Packing! by John Wow we are literally leaving in one hour We ll be flying out of JFK in New York, to Rio de Janeiro, then transferring to some sort of bush plane for the flight up to Salvador I ve got some sort of pump and an AC inverter that Eric needs for Fiona stashed in my duffle At last contact, Eric was
Sep , On living outside We built a deck and added a fence around the yard, and that has been life changing, like putting another room on the house We eat outside lt I used to see tiny houses on little islands in the river where I grew up, and my mom always told me they were gnome houses I really wanted