The one time I hired someone ...
From reading so many of these posts I gather that most of you, lie me, do all the work yourself on your old house.
This past Winter we decided that with so many irons int eh fire, and not much time on our hands, wed hire a carpenter to rebuild a door surround that has been leaking for a while.
Rather than restate all the horror that happened, here's a link to the story and pictures.
Have any of you ever hired someone only to have to redo their work yourself ? I tell you - I will certainly think 4 times about hiring someone, ever again, to work on my old house.
Here is a link that might be useful: Joshua Shively House