Monthly Archives: December 2011

Reno Week 3 and Merry Christmas!

So our wall is the right height now and is lovely. Here it is with the gravel poured, but no concrete.         And now the concrete:             The plywood subfloor is also … Continue reading

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Reno Week 2: the first screw-up

Week 2 was exciting as they started building the foundation. Cinder-blocks were laid; rebars added; footings inspected; and all was well:                               Until they finished and … Continue reading

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Reno Week 1 complete

After the tearing down of our backyard, things seemed to be moving very slowly. Someone would show up for a couple of hours and remove a bit of rubble, or dig a bit of a hole, but not much else. … Continue reading

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Reno Day 1!

Today is the scheduled day 1, and in fact it is. I have proof; the destruction of our back deck: The first photo is the decking material dumped in our front garden. Don’t worry, that’s exactly where I want it. … Continue reading

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