New Instagram Account Created

The blog now has an Instagram account where I’ll be posting additional and/or new photographs of the ongoing renovation project and our adventures in rural Vermont. You can find the account under the user name: vtfarmhouseproject. Please follow us on Instagram if you like the blog and want to see more photos that I don’t post on the here. The more…

A Roof Within a Roof

As mentioned in previous posts our farmhouse continues to reveal its history and uniqueness as we renovate and restore. The house is 230 years old and many hands have altered and enhanced it over its life. The house is comprised of 3 sections: original federal colonial built in 1786 (where majority of rooms are in);…

Old Shed’s Fate Decided

Plenty of character but too costly to save After nearly 3 years of living in and renovating our farmhouse we’ve finally agreed on the fate of the old shed that sits at the side of the house. Although it has such great potential to be a really unique space and has tons of character, we’ve…

Latest work completed – bedrooms

Here are a collection of before and after photographs of the latest work to a few of the bedrooms at the house BEDROOM 1 The RED bedroom is upstairs on the 2nd floor of the south/east corner of the house. The photo on the left shows what the room looked like when we bought the house.…

Garden Flowers

The former garden reveals itself at every visit to the house. And in every season different flowers and bushes are blooming. Early July reveals a large patch of orange day lilies in full bloom behind the house. Too beautiful not to bring inside and enjoy in the dining room along with tiny daisies and queen…