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Thirty years ago, I could understand it a bit better. But with Lowe's and Home Depot and HGTV, it rather surprises me that it is still this way.


Most people don't watch those shows or go to those stores. I know we talk things up a lot on TMF, but we are not mainstream. Life is busy, and most people don't have the time to tackle projects, or the desire to do so.

As long as DH has been married to me, as many houses as I've dragged him to and pointed out how we could improve it, he still doesn't see it. Just not capable. Or he gets paralyzed by what he considers the worst phrase in the world: "It has Potential."

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