How to use On-the-house in a sentence
With their financial health intact, she made arrangements to proceed with the work on the house.
Alex was sitting on the porch swing, nursing a cup of coffee the morning they arrived to work on the house.
But every dime spent on the house meant that much less she could invest in the dairy - and the dairy was the one thing that stood a chance of stimulating her anemic savings account.
The days grew warmer, and work on the house on the hill drew to a standstill.
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The huge sycamore tree behind the house was now on the house.
Servants—which her father and mother had been—were listed on the House of their immortal lords.
The consequences of this marriage were to alienate many of the most powerful of the nobility, especially the earls of Arran and Home, and to make Margaret entirely dependent on the house of Douglas.
He made a great speech on the second reading of the Irish Church Bill, and wrote a letter on the House of Lords, in which he said, "In harmony with the nation they may go on for a long time, but throwing themselves athwart its course they may meet with accidents not pleasant for them to think of."
The first case which brought him prominently into notice and gave him assurance of ultimate success was the government prosecution, in 1752, of a bookseller, William Owen, for a libel on the House of Commons.Advertisement
He was accused (it appears unjustly) by the Royalists of directing his fire particularly on the house occupied by the queen, and up to the end of the First Civil War showed himself a steady partisan of the parliament.
He made a distinct impression on the House by a speech on April 22 1902, in favour of Hicks-Beach's corn duty, which was imposed in order to find money to carry on the Boer War.
He was beheaded on a scaffold outside the windows of Whitehall (1649).i The government set up was a government by the committees of a council of state nominally supporting themselves on the House of Commons, though the members who still The retained their places were so few that the council of state was sufficiently numerous to form a majority in the House.
Before leaving office the Rockingham government repealed the Stamp Act; confirmed the personal liberty of the subject by forcing on the House of Commons one resolution against general warrants, and another against the seizure of papers; and relieved private houses from the intrusion of officers of excise, by repealing the cider tax.
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Servantsâ€”which her father and mother had beenâ€”were listed on the House of their immortal lords.
In 1995, Boehner raised eyebrows by distributing campaign checks from tobacco lobbyists on the House floor.
She also has time to work on the house she is converting with Barry, and can enjoy the seaside she lives moments from.
The consequences of this marriage were to alienate many of the most powerful of the nobility, especially the earls of Arran and Home, and to make Margaret entirely dependent on the house of Douglas; while it furnished the council with a pretext for removing her from the regency and guardianship of the king in favour of Albany in July 1515.
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The sun was gleaming off the shiny car, reflecting on the house.
The sun was gleaming off the shiny car,reflecting on the house.
Calculate how much you can afford in mortgage payments and be prepared to hand over a hefty down payment on the house you like.
A title and bankruptcy search will tell you if anyone else has a lien on the house.
As for me, I'm a writer who comes from a long line of interior designers and who has taught herself architectural design piece by piece as I've worked on the house.Advertisement
Roof shingles can look attractive on the house but if you have a dog who likes to sit on the roof, shingles get in the way.
The amount of equity that you have built in your home depends on how much you still owe on the house and how much the house is currently valued at.
Often, people apply for a second mortgage with the same bank that holds the note on the first mortgage, i.e. the bank they already owe money to on the house.
The renter then becomes the owner and the previous owner no longer holds claim on the house.
Cast members dress in period costume and are a great resource of both official information on the house and the unofficial lore that surrounds the house and its many rooms.
Pin the Roof on the House (or the door, window, chimney or other feature) could be a fun variation on Pin the Tail on the Donkey for young guests.
Make a blindfold out of a piece of cloth and ask the kids to try to put the roof in the correct spot on the house while their eyes are covered.
Every person that works on the house does it out of the goodness of their hearts and is not guaranteed to be on TV.
The night it aired on Easter, the local minor league baseball team let us use their field and we had an eighteen foot inflatable screen and invited everyone who worked on the house to come out and watch it there.
Since then we've planned three other projects in our community with the same crew who helped on the house to help these types of families in need.