Category Archives: home improvement

Samsung fishing for your contacts on product registration – shame on them!

As I attempted to register my Samsung home appliance I noticed they wanted to us my Windows live account and get a read access to my contacts list. No way! Once I rejected the fishing for my contacts, Samsung’s website … Continue reading

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Grout Sealer as a pressured spray container – a false good idea

A few week ago I picked this pressured container of grout sealer to do the annual re-sealing of the tiles in the guest bathroom. It looked like a convenient format, allowing to do the work precisely and quickly. But it … Continue reading

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New molding in the upstairs corridor

New molding in the upstairs corridor

Not too shabby, right?

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Under construction again

Under construction again

The stairs have been tapped with paper to be protected during the remodelling of the guest bedrooms.

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Crazy, simply crazy

Millie asked me at work what where my plans for the 4th of July week-end. Well… There is Xiaobei recovering from her sinus surgery last Tuesday. There is our refinancing of the Lacey rental about to close, and we need … Continue reading

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New appliances and furniture

Finally, the appliances we got at home depot during the black friday sales got delivered and installed… almost. The dishwasher being hardwired, we need to wait for an electrician to come disconnect the old unit and connect the new one. … Continue reading

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