Category: Irrigon House

The Move

We finally moved our storage shed from Aaron’s mom & Tom’s property down to ours.  It was definitely a fun process to watch!                Reagan had a blast “working hard” as usual. Continue reading


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The Door

The front door of our house is {red}.  My favorite color – Aaron’s least favorite color.  When we decided to paint our new home dark gray with white trim, he indicated that he thought theContinue reading


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Finishing Touches

These pictures are out of date, but I really needed to update our Dream Home Blog.  A couple of weeks before our open house, my dad came over to help us with the last minute fixes,Continue reading


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Open House

You are invited to an Open House/Housewarming Party! Sunday, July 26, 2009 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Aaron & Amy Tolar’s Home 81690 Pleasant View Road We were finally able to schedule the Open HouseContinue reading


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Slowly, But Surely!

We have been working really hard this Spring and Summer getting our property ready for grass and landscaping.  Aaron has rototilled, sprayed weeds, rototilled some more, pulled weeds, and levelled the ground.  The back (NorthContinue reading


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The Paint Job

Aaaaaaaaaahhhhhhhhhhh!  Huge sigh of relief!  One more very big project is complete – the exterior paint.  Mom and Dad came over last weekend and we painted Follow **At times you’ll find some affiliate links scatteredContinue reading


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The New Bed

Well, we finally did it.  One of us finally made it to Portland to buy our new bed and nightstands from Ikea.  After my whirlwind trip with Katelyn down and back in one day (byContinue reading


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What To Do

with two acres full of sand? Well, if you want anything to grow without blowing away in the winds we have around here, AND if you don’t want to water it constantly because the sandContinue reading


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Decking The Halls

Our new house is finally starting to feel like a home.  This past weekend, I started working on hanging pictures and organizing the office.  My dad, Tom, and Aaron were finally able to install theContinue reading


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Hey! We Have Railings!

Tom, Dad, and Aaron have been back at it again!  They worked really hard this weekend to get all the rails and stairs on the decks done.  The difference those deck rails made with theContinue reading


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The Kitchen – FINISHED!

I can finally say that one room is COMPLETELY UNPACKED and put away!  Presenting the Tolar Kitchen:      As we get each room completely put-together, I will post pictures of them. The unpacking process hasContinue reading


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And So It Ends

I posted a major update on our Dream Home Blog tonight.  The construction process is slowing down – it’s nearly at a stand-still.  Not because of any problems or hold-ups, but because we are pretty muchContinue reading


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