Category Archives: Renovations
The siding has arrived and Warren and Jordan have been busy hanging it. Its coming together, isn’t it?
Warren is working today, of course. He doesn’t let a civic holiday stand in the way of his productivity. Todays task is to wrap the building. This is done in preparation for the next stage – putting on the siding. I have … Continue reading
Warren and Jordan continue to work on the garage. They have completed nailing on the strapping. Next step will be to fill the attic with installation and hang the dry wall. Today they were inserting two large beams about … Continue reading
Warren hired three guys to do the roofing. They started on Thursday July 12. It took them four days, in very hot conditions but by Thursday July 19th the job was done. We had a shingled roof. Next stage…. siding … Continue reading
The garage work crew put in a long day yesterday in searing heat. They started at 7 a.m and worked right through that 29 degree scorcher. Yicks! Sitting on top of a roof is the last place I want to be. … Continue reading
The air is filled with the sound of lost baby birds chirping and construction. There is lots of loud banging. Continuous drilling. Sometimes I hear squealing of wood being cut by metal. Often a tool is vibrating and there is pounding of wood. It … Continue reading
We now have a better idea of the size. There will be lots of room for old cars, a hoist, work areas and storage.
We have been desperate for rain in the County. The locals say the corn is spiky which means the leaves are drooping. Farming and market gardens play a huge part in the local economy so we certainly want to support … Continue reading