Posts tagged "review"

About a month ago (I’m so behind in posting!), we bought a new buffet for our dining room.  It’s part of the Canopy collection of assemble-it-yourself furniture at Wal-Mart and it’s actually called an “Anywhere Console”. At first, we were a little leary about purchasing something like this at Wal-Mart, but it seemed like it…

Time for a New Dishwasher

Last week, we decided we’d finally had enough of the nastiness that was our old dishwasher and concluded it was time to upgrade.  Our old dishwasher was a KitchenAid that really didn’t look all that old or particularly abused and we’d had pretty good luck with a KitchenAid that we’d installed in our old house,…

Since we moved in to our house last September, we’ve been trying to figure out how to set up our network to deliver HD content to televisions and computers throughout our house (using the open source MythTV DVR software). In our previous home, we were able to run the whole bundle of wires (audio cables,…

Looking at all of the pictures from our moving day, one thing you won’t see is the 24-foot U-Haul truck we were supposed to moving with and this isn’t due to lack of planning on our part. I did everything I was supposed to – a couple of weeks before the big move, I looked…

It might seems like a minor detail of moving, but we’ve found that packing can be made much easier depending on the box selection. We started with the random collection of boxes that our friends and relatives have had stored in their basements. Now that we’ve used all of those up, we started investigating the…