SUNDAY, JUNE 04, 2006

It may seem odd, but when restoring an old house, the best you can hope for when stripping paint is to find more paint.

Not only does that give you some chronology of the house, but also clues as to the original color because, ideally, that’s what you want to […]

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FRIDAY, JUNE 02, 2006

Hh2>Great news!

I received an email today from Barb Raid, architectural historian at Historic York, Inc., who handled our National Register nomination.

Hi, Dawn & Gregg —
I just received word from Carol Lee at the BHP that your property was officially listed in the National Register of Historic Places on May […]

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FRIDAY, MARCH 31, 2006

B&B Convention

Dawn and I are meeting in Phoenix this weekend for a four-day B&B convention, with such titillating workshops as:

Selling to the Affluent
Yield Management for Inns
Master of Disaster: Planning for the Worst
The Art of Fruit
WalMart Budget, Tiffany Dreams
First, Do No Harm: Safety in the Kitchen
Granola…Much More Than Cereal
Internet Boot […]

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FRIDAY, MARCH 17, 2006

Awesome facts about the history and restoration of our B&B
If anyone is interested, here are some of our stories, and I will do everything I can to “feed the beast,” so to speak.

One of the walls we removed was made with hand-split lath and hand-forged nails, dating it to c. […]

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