The top ten entries with the most votes head into the finals where judges will choose the winner. We’d love if you would vote for us! You can vote once a day (woot!), but you can watch our entry as much as you want. Head over and check it out here.
Remember how we love entering contests--especially when it comes to contests that help us fix up the house? Well, we’re at it again. It is no secret that we have been struggling with the exterior of our home. In fact, not a day goes by that I don’t wish I would run into the guy from Yard Crashers at Home Depot. I’m about to set up a tent there and just hang out until he shows up (actually, that’s not a bad idea if this doesn’t work). We entered a contest CertainTeed is having that gives the winning home owner $75,000 to help an exterior makeover. If you’re thinking, “Your yard isn’t that bad.” Think again. We haven’t fully disclosed all of the problems that we face out there mostly because the list is ever-growing. However, we crammed all we could into our 1:30, maximum-length video entry you can watch here.
With the video, which is a yard tour like you’ve never seen (it’s embarrassing, really), we also did a little photo shoot illustrating how our mood has changed regarding our exterior over the past year. The sequence looks a little something like this: