Monthly Archives: November 2013

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Cut Nail Contemplations

By | Demolition, Home Restoration | One Comment

I’ve been pulling out hundreds of cut nails (aka square-cut) like this from trim work in the house, and I think they’re worth keeping cause they’re so darn cool.  When I come across them I know that they’re original to the house, otherwise they’d be wire nails, and that whatever I’m pulling out is also original to the house.  I also know that when I come across these bad boys I am the first person to be touching them for 110 years.  That’s pretty badass if you ask me ;)   Read More