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First Time Ever

For the first time ever the construction delay was not the rain but rather the Advertisements

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That First Step

It’s no longer a steep step out of our bedroom door! With Spencer’s help Ron got the plywood up to the balcony and secured down. A few more wind gusts and they wouldn’t have been able to do it. I … 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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Mega Excited 

My title is a pun on the name of the paving tiles that now are an intrinsic part of our patio. The biggest area is done in the paving stone pattern called Megalibra. But the guys call it W and … Continue reading

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Hold The Press

Hold the press, seriously. Prepare yourselves for what I’m about to write! The two big retaining walls are DONE!! He did the last pour today. 

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One Away 

It’s all over in one pour but now the finish lines seems elusively far away. That because the stone mason, who likes to start and complete one project, has galavanted off to start the next big project. I’m like “we’re … Continue reading

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