L.A. Modern was on today. The program started with an Architectural Forum Panel at 10:00 am and then the house tour followed. There were six houses in the tour. Unfortunately, photos were only allowed in one house although they allowed outdoor photos at another house. It was an honor to meet Dion Neutra, son and […]
The second reading of the amendment to ordinance 10.06.110 regarding projections into yards was passed by Monte Sereno’s City Council tonight. Thus, this ordinance becomes effective in 30 days. And then, we’ll be able to get our building permit. Yippee!
We intend to obtain LEED for Homes Platinum certification and today we registered on the U.S. Green Building Council web site. With our registration accepted, we have explicitly stated our goal. The gauntlet has been cast …
Bryan was up early this morning and on the road before 7:00 am. His first stop was in Davis to meet with Davis Energy Group at 8:45 am. To obtain LEED certification requires independent verification of the design and actual construction. Davis Energy Group, located in Davis, CA, certifies buildings in northern California for the U.S. […]
The second load of timbers left today, just after 1:00 pm. The site is looking very clean now. A bit lonely, but clean.
The truck arrived from Jackel Enterprises today and we loaded the first load of roof decking for remilling. Driving the forklift from Los Gatos Boulevard was a bit of a ‘white-knuckler’ as forklifts steer using their rear wheels. Going down Blossom Hill Road and crossing over Highway 17 will not be forgotten. The first load […]