Expert advice from Bob Vila, the most trusted name in home improvement, home remodeling, home repair, and DIY.

buffalo-roam.com

Amy McCarter

We built a home using as many reclaimed materials as possible, to make our new home look old. We hope you'll stop by our rustic dream!

view website

Recent Posts

paint

Paint It Black

By Amy McCarter on Apr 09, 2012

Slowly, but surely, we are inching our way toward a livable house. D worked on it all weekend.  And I mean literally all weekend.  Even on Easter.  So we fudged this year, and skipped church... Continue reading

landscaping

A Green Thumb, I Hope

By Amy McCarter on Mar 21, 2012

For reasons beyond my own comprehension, I’ve felt compelled to start a garden at the new house. I’m not a gardener.  I’m not overly concerned with organics.  I don’t like bugs or being hot.  In... Continue reading

kitchen, repurposing

Exciting Times: Kitchen Design & Architectural Salvage

By Amy McCarter on Mar 19, 2012

It is so much fun going to the house now, because every time I do, something new and exciting has happened. D found these doors on Craigslist.  They were salvaged out of a country club... Continue reading

lighting, diy

DIY Pendant Light

By Amy McCarter on Mar 12, 2012

I took some really nice pictures of all the progress at the house.  Then I didn’t upload them.  So I’m going to really quickly show you the pendant lights D has been working on for... Continue reading