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Zippity Do Da

I kind of feel like I missed the boat. This post is like 8 days old and I only had a title inserted. It’s now obsolete as we’ve moved way on beyond what it originally was about. Which means the … Continue reading

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Building the Base

We’ve started building the base of the foundation for the pillars this weekend. Can’t say it was particularly easy but where there is a will there is a way. There was also a lot of swear words tossed around at … Continue reading

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WOD

What? WOD stands for work out of the day. It’s a cross fit gym thing. We did our own version yesterday. But to back up and set the stage for this I’ll have to reference the work done on Saturday … Continue reading

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Drafting the Design

I am super stoked to record here that we have nailed down the design for the veranda and balcony. Our daughter thinks the drawing is worth framing and I would agree (if he fills in the blank spots).

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What??

Ron arrived home from a city run yesterday afternoon with lumber. I guess it’s

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One Project

We worked out way out of project space last year when we finished up the basement so that meant that this year’s projects had to fit into the furnace room or be done in the unheated garage. There are a … Continue reading

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Bonanza!

If you have an old house people give you cool stuff. “Stuff” that no one wants to see in the landfill but the owner can’t figure out what to do with it. Well we haven’t figured out what to do … Continue reading

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