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Captain Destructo.
(My super power?  Demolition).
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I knew there would be more than enough work to do when moving into our foreclosed home but it seems like lately, the majority of my efforts have been demolition.

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(At least that’s what I feel like).
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I’ve ripped out roomfuls of smelly carpet.
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40 year old carpet with the smell of dog urine and cigarettes.  Yuck.
The girls quickly discovered that the paint wasn’t sticking to the faux wood paneling and together, we had a fun afternoon ripping it off.
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I detested the wall paper plastered throughout the house so I tore it down piece by piece.
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In some cases, I just pulled down the entire panel.
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I got them all down without killing myself.  I WIN!
Though some people still walk into the house in stunned disbelief that we’re living in a construction zone, it’s slowly being put back together.
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A sample of the wall texturing job.
Being able to see a home’s potential is a learning process.
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It’s fixable!

Sometime’s you’ve got to make a mess and rip things apart to get to the bare bones.  Then it’s just a matter of rebuilding.

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Evelyn caught me on camera.  I usually start home improvements shortly after breakfast.
We may be good at pulling a house down, but we’re getting pretty good at patching it up too.

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