Entries from August 2007

Windows get started

Comments   4   Date Arrow  August 13, 2007 at 7:10pm   User  by Christina

Notice the precast sill, regrouted with a lighter color. We love the windows and the sills! They are Kolbe & Kolbe which we got from Gates Lumber Company. Good job, Dirk! Precast coping around the front entry porch.       Sill and window close-up. The windows are wood clad extruded aluminummetal in a bronze […]

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Comments   1   Date Arrow  August 12, 2007 at 8:50pm   User  by Christina

We’ve been analyzing the mechanical system alot over the past week. This is what gets tricky when you start building out of materials new to the local industry. Suddenly there are a lot of questions and many different answers. Not being a mechanical engineer or HVAC installer, the information seems convoluted to me. My wonderfully […]

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Plumbing started

Comments   6   Date Arrow  August 5, 2007 at 3:49pm   User  by Christina


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A few updates

Comments   2   Date Arrow  August 5, 2007 at 3:31pm   User  by Christina

In July we decided to test the covered porch and had friends and family over to the site. A few candles, fans, a light bulb or two, and beer and the trial run was a success. I finally found the tub for the upstairs bath. I thought a rectangular, white cast iron tub (not a […]

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