From $9.95



Syndication

Statistics

Users
Total: 30,713
Visited Last 30 days: 162
Forum Messages
Total: 20,745
Last 30 days: 10
Forum Evaluations
Total: 24,149
Last 30 days: 0
Journal Entries
Total: 5,255
Last 30 days: 15
Connections
Total: 15,145
Last 30 days: 5
Downloads
Total: 81,521

Journals

Name
Tanglewood Colorado Springs, CO
112,318 Visits | 939 Posts | 2,444 Pix | 42 Videos
The-Last-Rodeo Angel Fire, NM
22,989 Visits | 248 Posts | 373 Pix | 4 Videos
Art-Camacho New Braunfels, TX
717 Visits | 1 Posts | 0 Pix | 0 Videos
Quijada-project-Lake... Lake Havasu City, AZ
21 Visits | 1 Posts | 0 Pix | 0 Videos
Port-Townsend-Build Sherman Oaks, CA
27 Visits | 1 Posts | 0 Pix | 0 Videos
MesaBarnHouse Mesa, AZ
1,032 Visits | 33 Posts | 46 Pix | 0 Videos
LalcoInteriors1 Mumbai, AL
52 Visits | 1 Posts | 0 Pix | 0 Videos
Stan-Tol Winter Springs, FL
116 Visits | 1 Posts | 0 Pix | 0 Videos
washougalhome Washougal, WA
382 Visits | 21 Posts | 118 Pix | 0 Videos
Metal-Buildings Conroe, TX
185 Visits | 1 Posts | 1 Pix | 0 Videos
benson-bondstone-hom... Coeur d'Alene, AL
143 Visits | 1 Posts | 0 Pix | 0 Videos
Demetrius Kansas City, KS
263 Visits | 1 Posts | 0 Pix | 0 Videos
Genes-Job Cocoa, FL
320 Visits | 1 Posts | 0 Pix | 0 Videos
NorthPoleHome North Pole, AK
38,212 Visits | 40 Posts | 177 Pix | 0 Videos
TheHoskensProject Dome-ville, FL
66,472 Visits | 176 Posts | 522 Pix | 4 Videos
DCS
373 Visits | 1 Posts | 0 Pix | 0 Videos
g4wowgwow
404 Visits | 1 Posts | 0 Pix | 0 Videos
My1stOB Melbourne, FL
552 Visits | 1 Posts | 0 Pix | 0 Videos
gypsyhillfarm East Petersburg , PA
1,172 Visits | 3 Posts | 1 Pix | 0 Videos
Our-log-home Thomaston, GA
1,064 Visits | 2 Posts | 4 Pix | 0 Videos
See all journals...

Current Top-Rated Posters

RatingPosts

I didn't realize until today, that there are not many people from Alaska contributing on this website ... maybe because most everyone has already built their homes and didn't know about the help one could get from this site ... oh well, their loss ...
Jeffrey Roy in Tok, AK

Try one of our new Construction Bargain Strategies for free. Coupon code: CBS. One strategy could save you $1,000 or $10,000 or maybe $50,000 when you build or remodel.

Larry in Angel Fire, NM's Journal Entries


Click here to create your own construction journal.

Posted by Larry in Angel Fire, NM on 5/4/2017 11:39:41 PM

Got back Tuesday from a week off.  Turned out to be a good week to take.  While we were gone, almost 3 feet of snow fell!  While Sandra and I are working indoors, just the same, I wouldn't have wanted to be here, mucking around in the mess.  Over that.  


So the landscaper didn't work as much, the stucco guys couldn't, couldn't get sand and cement up for it.  But the landscaper did get a bunch done on the few days he did work.  
The weeks coming up will be busy with workers.  While the landscaper will be gone for now, the stucco will begin Monday.  The framer will be back and start on the stairs and I found a guy that does stone! And for a great price. He can start next week as well.  Then in two weeks the local propane company will come to run gas lines thoughout the house and set the tank. I've got to meet with the local broadband utility and find out what equipment is necessary to bring the fiber line into the house.  They suggested we do it ourselves since the line has already been run to the house.  Said it would be far quicker and significantly cheaper to do it ourselves. So I need to meet with the guy tomorrow if possible on my schedule.
Got word the elevator will be shipping soon, so an install is on the radar.

Meanwhile I'm back on plumbing now that we are back in town and just about finished with running vent lines though the second level.  From there I need to take both lines up through the third floor and into the attic.  That'll be a bit of a trick, but - things are proceeding.



Photos

Landscaper took out the dirt fill and is replacing it with stone. Don't have a pic of the finished product but this is paet way there
Terraced embankment along driveway from what was simply a slope of dirt and rock. Looks are deceiving in this photo. The wall is a total of about 20' high.



Login to Reply




Login to comment...
Copyright 1997-2018 Consensus Group Inc.