Week 4 – It’s happening! It’s happening!

WEEK 4 – Big steps this week in both what’s happening on the homesite and the preparations we’re making away from the lot in advance of starting to be able to frame and build. At the lot, despite another deluge on Thursday leaving everything in “the hole” soggy again, the sunshine and warm weather fromContinue reading “Week 4 – It’s happening! It’s happening!”

Week 3 – Slowly…ever so slowly…

WEEK 3 – In these first few weeks, progress has felt a little bit like taking two steps forward and one back. After stalling for the six inches of snow before we could finish digging our hole, this last week we pushed to getting footings in before the anticipated rainstorm towards the end of theContinue reading “Week 3 – Slowly…ever so slowly…”

Josh and Kate build a house – an update, Friday kudos, wine for your weekend

It happened! Against all the terrible winter odds, the snow melted…on time even! This week the backhoe was delivered to our lot, and on Tuesday, amidst the threat of rain and not snow, they took the first few scoops of dirt off the top! In an ideal world with a perfect winter, we would haveContinue reading “Josh and Kate build a house – an update, Friday kudos, wine for your weekend”