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Posted by TC in Austin/McDade, TX on 2/23/2016

Just a few days since last post and a few items of note.

1) deck is moving along 
2) the site is level for the barn

Now, we just need to get the foundation work done for the barn. Tomatoes that were planted the day after Christmas are getting bigger.

Photos

Main deck, staging the lumber
Progress on the right side of the house deck, Seth is really booking on this side, about one day to get this done.
The corner is not at 45 degrees as the main deck is 12 feet and the side deck is 8 feet so it takes some careful cutting to match the boards.
Inside the Hide a Hose box and floor sweeps have been installed. Thanks to Patrick.
Tomatoes that were planted December 26th... Did not have another way to put a scale other than my hammer.
The left side of the house, lumber staged for Seth this weekend
Another view from the upper deck
Digging to locate a good location for the leach field of the septic
Back up to the top of the hill.... need to level out a location for the barn, as seen from the back house, upper window
Location for the barn, as seen from the upper deck
Looking level
Went down about four feet, then realized it would be the bottom of a pit... changed and went down about 20" and floated out to level.
The picture does not show it but almost level spot for the barn.



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