Monthly Archives: August 2014

Framing has Begun

While the two grownups in this family enjoyed a few days camping without kiddos (thank you to one of the greatest aunts in the world!!) Terry and the crew were hard at work framing the first floor of the house.  … Continue reading

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Concrete!

I am so excited to say that we now have a floor to stand on! I guess I better back up a few steps though and show you a little about how that floor got there.  From a previous post … Continue reading

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Insulated Slab

It’s been an exciting couple of days.  We’ve had a few setbacks that have slowed down the progress but I think we are on track now and the real building can actually begin! First, our windows arrived!  They are huge … Continue reading

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More Foundation Work

The next step after having the plumbing in place is to lay down the gravel.  The  gravel is compacted and will be the base for laying down the Type III Expanded Polystyrene that will serve as insulation for the foundation.

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Foundation Work

So I haven’t posted much lately as there hasn’t really been anything more to post!  However, this past Friday brought some work on the foundation; the plumber was there to put in all of the septic pipes in the shale … Continue reading

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