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Posted by Larry in Angel Fire, NM on 8/14/2017 9:56:48 AM

A change in the weather is beginning to occur here. While many places in the country are still sweltering fall is beginning to creep in.  While we didn't see it, friends said there was snow Friday in the higher elevations.  The sun takes longer to show up and evening comes earlier.  


Forecast shows the the rain should abate somewhat this week, which is definitely needed.  Friday we got another two inches, drenching the work that finally started on the septic.  The rain all week pushed the start to to Friday and that became a short day.  As half the roof is draining into the area that was excavated it has gotten really soggy. Hopefully it has dried out enough they can continue today.

Drywall guys should finish today. They have to sand half the garage and touch up some sanding at various spots around the house.  This weekend I got primer on the half of the garage they had finished.  I also hauled the two large cans of spray foam up the the two attic spaces and crawing through the trusses, being careful not to fall through the ceiling, got most of the areas where the drywall meets a wall, inside and outside walls, sealed.  Also sealed all of the can lights, bath fans and ceiling fan boxes.  It was shocking as to how much light from below I could see around those fixtures.  Dollars of heat wasting away if not sealed up.

Garage floor paint will arrive this week.  With the weather forecast looking pretty good and a bit warmer, I'll try to get some of that knocked out.  While that cures, I'll get back to the decking, which slowly is beginning to get done.  


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