When I said yes to the job of caring for my elderly mother, I had no idea I was also saying yes to care for a house that had been equally badly neglected.
By: Stefania Shaffer
Have you ever passed by one of those houses where the crooked garage doors are barely holding themselves together over the heaping bulge behind them?
Then one day, on your usual stroll of the neighborhood, those garage doors are popped wide open for the whole world to see. You shudder and gasp aloud. You don’t want to linger for too long because it …