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Please, sir, I want some more. Part 3

Unfortunately, I have bad news to report on the bookcases front. After the carpenter who previously installed bookcases for us came out, measured, discussed our wants and budget, he said he’d get right back to us with a bid, we … Continue reading

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Please, sir, I want some more. Part 2

Just a quick update. The carpenter heard what I wanted, ¬†listened to my budget, balked, said he wasn’t sure, said he’d have to check on price of some materials, and would get back to me. Since I gave him my … Continue reading

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Please, sir, I want some more. part 1

No, I don’t want another bowl of gruel, I had enough of that for breakfast (well, it was cereal), and there will be more for dinner (okay, it will be kale soup). What I want some more of is¬†book shelves. … Continue reading

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bookcases at 90%

The 12 foot wide by 8.5 foot inch high bookcase wall in our dining room is nearly complete. Here is the first set of pictures, they started to install the Maple bookcases on Friday with the bottom units, then put … Continue reading

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A Good Thing is on the way!

Yesterday the cabinet maker called to say installation of bookcases will be done this coming week. Finally! This 144-inch-wide wall will soon have bookshelves side to side and to a height of 102 inches, which is about to the line … Continue reading

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