Monthly Archives: November 2011
The well was drilled today. It rained a lot and one of the trucks got stuck.
After working on this house design and construction project for over two years, it looks as though a dozer and shovel will hit the ground over the next two days. We are very excited. We met with our builder … Continue reading
Selecting the proper windows was a pretty interesting task. When we first started in our planning stage many months ago, we got a price on run-of-the-mill tan vinyl windows, double paned. We thought this was a good plan to use … Continue reading
Yesterday, we met with the builder to stake out the location of the house. His name is Jonathan Good, of Good Construction and Manufacturing. We want a position that is high enough on the small hill to enable a good view … Continue reading
The house will be properly oriented in order to benefit from full exposure to the sun. The longer axis of our house (the house is a long rectangular building) will be situated so its west to east walls face due south … Continue reading