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by kmclaughlin
Thu Jan 01, 2009 10:29 am
Forum: Decorating, Landscaping and Gardening
Topic: not my home but...............inspiration!
Replies: 4
Views: 4158

not my home but...............inspiration!

not my homes but i thought you might enjoy looking at these mobile home pics i have in my faves. http://www.countrydecoratingideas.com/fall2005/livinglarge.html this blog has mobile home pics- great job! http://blacksheepprims.blogspot.com/ another mobile home blog http://theletteredcottage.blogspot...
by kmclaughlin
Thu Jan 01, 2009 9:53 am
Forum: Decorating, Landscaping and Gardening
Topic: trim is on cabinets
Replies: 3
Views: 2198

RE: trim is on cabinets

great pics!! i love the green!! i got new kettles for christmas almost the same color!! :) hmm. you may have to pick up a set for your new kitchen. lol are you changing out your vent hood? just wondering. my kitchen is a project on the list for the new year so i am always on the look out for ideas a...
by kmclaughlin
Thu Jan 01, 2009 9:51 am
Forum: Decorating, Landscaping and Gardening
Topic: new ext.paint, windows summer 2008
Replies: 4
Views: 2521

Re: RE: new ext.paint, windows summer 2008

Yanita wrote:Hi,

Just went through some of your slide show...WOW, love your hosta and fern gardens! Hostas are some of my favorite plants.

Your home is looking good! New windows are almost worth there weight in gold, great investment.

Yanita
thank you so much for the compliments. :)
by kmclaughlin
Fri Dec 26, 2008 11:17 pm
Forum: Decorating, Landscaping and Gardening
Topic: new ext.paint, windows summer 2008
Replies: 4
Views: 2521

Re: RE: new ext.paint, windows summer 2008

Willc wrote:looks great did you replace the windows youself
my dad and i did. it wasnt as hard as i thought it was going to be. my step uncle does roofing and siding so i got the skirting and all windows for a pretty decent price.
by kmclaughlin
Fri Dec 26, 2008 9:49 am
Forum: Website Questions
Topic: I Can't See Profiles
Replies: 5
Views: 8936

RE: I Can't See Profiles

how do i edit my own profile? i dont see an edit button.
by kmclaughlin
Fri Dec 26, 2008 9:42 am
Forum: Decorating, Landscaping and Gardening
Topic: new ext.paint, windows summer 2008
Replies: 4
Views: 2521

new ext.paint, windows summer 2008

before- side view http://inlinethumb15.webshots.com/39822/2046522330055287565S425x425Q85.jpg after- side view http://inlinethumb35.webshots.com/44322/2261977850055287565S425x425Q85.jpg before-end view http://inlinethumb57.webshots.com/23352/2982176100055287565S425x425Q85.jpg after- end view also, ne...
by kmclaughlin
Tue Apr 08, 2008 7:32 am
Forum: Mobile Home Repair
Topic: painting rusty screws
Replies: 7
Views: 6323

thanks all.
i am going to get a price on buying them locally to replace . there was just so darn many!! ugh!!!
by kmclaughlin
Mon Apr 07, 2008 9:30 pm
Forum: Mobile Home Repair
Topic: painting rusty screws
Replies: 7
Views: 6323

painting rusty screws

hi all, i wanted to let you all know that i got new windows and new skirting!! i am so excited and will get some pics on here in the next couple days. :D now, i have a question.. i want to paint the outside and the majority of screw heads are rusty. what should i prime them with? i already got valsp...
by kmclaughlin
Sat Jan 26, 2008 4:19 pm
Forum: Decorating, Landscaping and Gardening
Topic: need to do some remodeling......... inside and out.......
Replies: 13
Views: 5603

Re: RE: need to do some remodeling......... inside and out..

kmclaughlin, Hi! We have replaced 20 windows in our house. We had the typical mobile home"storm windows" which was really just two windows about 5" apart. We replaced them with double hung, vinyl windows that we bought from Lowe's. Of course, being mobile home windows, they were not standard size, ...
by kmclaughlin
Sat Jan 26, 2008 4:11 pm
Forum: Decorating, Landscaping and Gardening
Topic: need to do some remodeling......... inside and out.......
Replies: 13
Views: 5603

Re: RE: need to do some remodeling......... inside and out..

Hi You mentioned brown for the outside. My bride likes browns. The Parkside vinyl skirting from HD is also a light brown. Here's a photo: http://mobilehomerepair.com/phpbb/userpix/35_after_Small_2.jpg Harry HI HARRY, THAT LOOKS GREAT!! the trim around the top of mine was choc. brown, then the body ...
by kmclaughlin
Sat Jan 26, 2008 8:59 am
Forum: Decorating, Landscaping and Gardening
Topic: need to do some remodeling......... inside and out.......
Replies: 13
Views: 5603

thanks yanita! i am owner of a freecycle group and belong to four other groups but remodeling items are few and far between. we are in a rural area. i know i personally offered prizes to folks to post more offers without much success. we dont have a habitat for humanity store in this area. i already...
by kmclaughlin
Fri Jan 25, 2008 7:02 pm
Forum: Decorating, Landscaping and Gardening
Topic: decorating ideas
Replies: 12
Views: 10890

RE: decorating ideas

here is one.........................

http://www.countrydecoratingideas.com/f ... large.html
by kmclaughlin
Fri Jan 25, 2008 6:47 pm
Forum: Decorating, Landscaping and Gardening
Topic: need to do some remodeling......... inside and out.......
Replies: 13
Views: 5603

need to do some remodeling......... inside and out.......

here is some pics of the exterior and interior of my mobile home. it is a 1978 skyline. i need to replace the skirting because there is major cracks, holes and dings in it. i want to paint the whole exterior this year but havent decided on color - except i think something more greens or browns??? ok...
by kmclaughlin
Fri Jan 25, 2008 6:23 pm
Forum: Decorating, Landscaping and Gardening
Topic: Kitchen "remodel" on a shoestring
Replies: 12
Views: 12498

RE: Kitchen "remodel" on a shoestring

wow! i love it!!!