Inspection Photos – Foundation

Below are the photos and info for 2 inspections: “Perimeter foundation drain” and “foundation damp-proofing”. Perimeter foundation drain 4″ of 3/4″ gravel in base of wall 3″ perforated pipe with 2 sets of holes

9/15/17 – Roof Beams

Today we got our roof beams installed. Quite a feat as our helpers dropped out; but Kori rocked the tag line and became an expert load balancer! Richard clamored on top of walls and

9/3/17 – More Walls

We continue to slowly build our walls and watch our house come together. We are now in the trickiest section of the house because the walls are not standing on the subfloor but rather

Septic comes together

After many long days of digging rock, exploding rock, digging more rock, pick-axing rock, then digging more rock (get enough idea yet)… we’ve finally begun the construction phase on our septic system. We’ve filled

5/22/17 – Excavation Continues

Well were finally back at it  the snow has mostly melted and septic excavation resumes. Spent most of the day jack hammering rock. Don’t know if you know this but it’s really hard stuff!

5/21/17 – Tile

As we find ourselves stymied for another day by nature’s snowy goodness — we took this opportunity to check out another used building supply store.  This one was amazing – and overwhelming in choices.