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WHY WE ARE PAINTING OUR TIMBERS WHITE

I have had good friends become dumbstruck because of something we are doing as we build our unmilled, timber frame house. Everyone forms an image when you say timber frame.  They see massive posts and beams stained to a golden glow, criss-crossing and defining a space.  And what you’ll see […]

Why Whole Trees?

GUEST POST BY DELLA HANSMANN If you’ve been following this blog for a while, you’ve seen the term “whole trees” a number of times.  Doug and Denise have decided that they want their new home to be a whole tree house.  They won’t be living in the air, however.  Here’s […]

EcoARC

Speak up TODAY for 10-year Reauthorization of Knowles-Nelson Critical time for conservation in Wisconsin Please call your legislators today and let them know that we all benefit by renewing the Knowles-Nelson Stewardship Programfor another 10 years. Over the years, Knowles-Nelson has helped fund innumerable conservation projects throughout Wisconsin and the […]

THE FIRST TEN LAYERS OF OUR SOD ROOF

I’ve missed 10 days of posting because of a crashed computer, and our impending move to temporary quarters between the old and new house(now 10 days away) has made life pretty hectic.  But exciting progress has been happening at Underhill House, and I’ll start catching up, beginning with the roof. […]