From $9.95



Syndication

Statistics

Users
Total: 30,964
Visited Last 30 days: 164
Forum Messages
Total: 20,752
Last 30 days: 6
Forum Evaluations
Total: 24,153
Last 30 days: 0
Journal Entries
Total: 5,273
Last 30 days: 7
Connections
Total: 15,157
Last 30 days: 7
Downloads
Total: 82,149

Journals

Name
The-Last-Rodeo Angel Fire, NM
23,572 Visits | 260 Posts | 409 Pix | 4 Videos
MCKAY-ICF-BUILD Oconomowoc, WI
17 Visits | 1 Posts | 0 Pix | 0 Videos
Car-Rentals-in-Udaip... Delhi, AL
28 Visits | 1 Posts | 0 Pix | 0 Videos
Tanglewood Colorado Springs, CO
113,009 Visits | 943 Posts | 2,450 Pix | 42 Videos
Art-Camacho New Braunfels, TX
780 Visits | 1 Posts | 0 Pix | 0 Videos
Quijada-project-Lake... Lake Havasu City, AZ
80 Visits | 1 Posts | 0 Pix | 0 Videos
Port-Townsend-Build Sherman Oaks, CA
84 Visits | 1 Posts | 0 Pix | 0 Videos
MesaBarnHouse Mesa, AZ
1,164 Visits | 33 Posts | 46 Pix | 0 Videos
LalcoInteriors1 Mumbai, AL
97 Visits | 1 Posts | 0 Pix | 0 Videos
Stan-Tol Winter Springs, FL
173 Visits | 1 Posts | 0 Pix | 0 Videos
washougalhome Washougal, WA
499 Visits | 21 Posts | 118 Pix | 0 Videos
Metal-Buildings Conroe, TX
256 Visits | 1 Posts | 1 Pix | 0 Videos
benson-bondstone-hom... Coeur d'Alene, AL
208 Visits | 1 Posts | 0 Pix | 0 Videos
Demetrius Kansas City, KS
321 Visits | 1 Posts | 0 Pix | 0 Videos
Genes-Job Cocoa, FL
395 Visits | 1 Posts | 0 Pix | 0 Videos
NorthPoleHome North Pole, AK
38,461 Visits | 40 Posts | 177 Pix | 0 Videos
TheHoskensProject Dome-ville, FL
66,661 Visits | 176 Posts | 522 Pix | 4 Videos
DCS
419 Visits | 1 Posts | 0 Pix | 0 Videos
g4wowgwow
469 Visits | 1 Posts | 0 Pix | 0 Videos
My1stOB Melbourne, FL
628 Visits | 1 Posts | 0 Pix | 0 Videos
See all journals...

Current Top-Rated Posters


What a great web presence you've created for O-B's.
Tom at ownerbuilder.com

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.

Rob in Washougal, WA's Journal Entries


Click here to create your own construction journal.

Posted by Rob in Washougal, WA on 4/11/2015

Its day 10 of being new property owners and we had decided it would be 'move-in' day. We rented a U haul truck, made a trip to a nursery we found on Craigslist and filled the truck with trees. Leyland Cypress are prolific growers so we bought 110 of them and set out to get them all in the ground. Our daughter brought a friend and the 4 of us got busy digging holes with the auger and planting. 


We stopped on the way at HomeDepot and got 2 pallets of steer manure/compost bags that would make it easy to put good soil in each hole. 

Our backs were hurting by the time it was all done but every tree got planted!

Now, someone might ask, are we crazy? You don't even have a driveway, water, shed, ANYTHING, but your putting in trees?! And the answer would be yes! In the Pacific Northwest, the best planting season is typically March/April, and in 2015 winter seemed to end early and spring started quick, so we figured if we were going to do any planting for a privacy screen from neighbors and just our own piece of mind, we wanted to get the trees in quick along 2 sides of the property so they would have the best chance of survival. We like looking years down the road and wanted a privacy screen already going on the 2 most open sides of the property. There were already fences on those sides, but nothing solid green. 

Photos




Login to Reply




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