Blogs & Blog Posts on Restoration in Minnesota



Blogs on "Restoration"

Restoring The Landscape with Native Plants
Ecological and sustainable landscape restoration of a suburban yard in Minn...

StuccoHouse
The ups & downs and restoring a vintage, craftsman bungalow.

Tappan Talk
A place for owners of vintage Tappan Deluxe stoves to exchange information.

Blog Posts on Restoration

Creation of a Prairie Pond by Restoring The Landscape with Native Plants on Feb 6, 2012 in Calamagrostis, restoration, Mimulus, pond, Andropogon, Schizachyrium, Prairie, Physostegia, Little BluestemAnother great pond project - thank you to Jim for sharing his process and story. Why Create a Prairie Pond by Jim Nelson We created a pond to enhance plant and animal diversity on our prairie. There is a 28 acre restored grassland and prairie remn...



Red-Headed Woodpecker ~ Melanerpes erythrocephalus by Restoring The Landscape with Native Plants on Jan 31, 2012 in Melanerpes, Red Headed Woodpecker, restoration, BirdsRed-Headed Woodpecker ~ Melanerpes erythrocephalus We were thrilled to have an adult Red-Headed Woodpecker visit our yard in mid-May of 2010. If you've ever seen one of these woodpeckers, they have eye catching tri-colored plumage of red, white and...



Design and Construction of a Thriving Pond Habitat by Restoring The Landscape with Native Plants on Jan 25, 2012 in wetland, restoration, pond, Mark FunkOne of my blog followers, Mark Funk emailed me in December. In our email conversation I learned about his amazing pond design and construction and wanted to share his project with you. Here's Mark's story in his own words: As a university stude...



by Tappan Talk on Aug 8, 2011 in Restoration, Burner Valves, , Contro-lo-Heat Burner, , Burner Grates, Top Burners, Series 60I received the following email from Charlie. Any advice readers can offer him regarding restoring the burners would be appreciated."Attached are some photos of the stove.  We just purchased it off of Craigslist for $140.  The guy we bough...



One More Down. Almost. by StuccoHouse on Jul 10, 2011 in Restoration, Windows, Window Restoration, Paint StrippingMy day in pictures...Sorry for the somewhat out of focus photos. It was hot and I was crabby and in no mood to deal with my finicky camera. Tonight I'll putty the glass. I usually remove all of the old putty, remove the glass, re-bed the glass and t...



Working on the Doors. Still. by StuccoHouse on Feb 14, 2011 in Restoration, Wood, Hallway, DoorJust saying.....



A Short Rant by StuccoHouse on Feb 5, 2011 in Restoration, Wood, Hallway, DoorI'm currently working on my hallways doors. More on this in a future post, but a short vent from me today.To the day I die, I will not understand people that will go to the trouble of painting.....and not remove the doors or at least throw some plast...



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