Even More Committed

We could have backed out after cutting all the logs- could’ve called a logger and said, “come get ’em”. Or the water and power. But it’s getting harder each time we add something. Today, we poured concrete. Looks like we’re committed now. But I should back up a little… Where we left off In my last post, I thought it would go smoothly (why did I think that?) when I called the building inspector (BI)- after all, the city had already approved my plans, which were designed by a licensed engineer; I was following city code (minimum 12″ below frost … Continue reading Even More Committed

I messed up.

The last four weeks… We spent the last four weeks burning branches, got the water hooked up, power installed: Digging 31 holes and moving the driveway I checked the weather for the second week of April – and noticed they were forecasting about a week’s worth of dry weather. If you read my last post, you know it’s been raining every 2-3 days for a month or more. So this little break meant go time. I called the excavator- he said he could come Monday. I busted my butt finishing up the last of the pier collars on Friday, but … Continue reading I messed up.