After my father passed away, I took ownership of his house, and I am now going to try to fix it up, because I want it to stay in the family, and I also want it to look like it did when I was a little kid. It does not look nearly as good as it used to, and that is a shame. But I am going to fix it up. First, I am going to hire a company that does work with exterior restoration in NYC to fix the exterior of the house, which is the part of the house with the most damage, due to the elements and other things that have happened to it over the years.
I guess that I should try to figure out if it is going to be very expensive to get this done. That is one of my chief concerns, mostly because I want to know how much I can expect to spend for the whole project. Continue reading
Getting packed up for Las Vegas this morning. I am going to get in the car and drive up there from San Diego after I get done with my appointment this afternoon. I have tickets to something which is billed as the best IM Conference, meaning Internet marketing. I have very little to do with that in reality, but in theory I am going to be in charge of it. We have been farming it out, but the people we had doing it were not really performing to our satisfaction and in fact this is pretty much the big part of things for us. We are not going to be able to effectively market our products on TV because of the costs associated with it and the difficulty of reaching the right people over the air waves. It is not a practical option and of course you can not really be sure of the effect you would get if you did spend money on it. Continue reading
I am up in Wyoming right now. This guy I know talked me in to coming up here to look at some Cody Wyoming real estate. I have to admit that it is really pretty up here, but the problem is that there do not seem to be a lot of people up there. Of course there is a lot of fishing and you have big game hunting, you can definite go rock climbing and hiking and stuff like that, but it is a long way from any other place up here. Continue reading