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The Basement Stairway: Avoided Waaay Too Long

Some things are planned.  We plan a meal, a vacation, careers, retirement and the list goes on.  Thankfully, not everything is planned out, sometimes we deviate from the path (remember the movie The Adjustment Bureau?).  Often, the unplanned things turn out to be fun, or blessings, or helpful and healthful.  Okay, nothing like waxing philosophical over...the basement stairway!  Fact is - I didn't plan on this project just now, but it was needed, and quite frankly it turned out well!  Here's the story...

Let's see, we have inhabited 173 for some 18 years now, and we've done quite a bit of work.  Really, the only room that hasn't been touched yet is the kitchen - don't get me started.  But the basement stairway isn't exactly a room now is it?  As a low-on-the-priority-list item, this project has been neglected - nay - avoided, since long before me!  I've had this blog for some years now.  You'd think I would have the whole - take a "Before pic&q…