Nothing is easy. We thought we were there with PG&E and, surprise, we’re not there yet. We did start to move the control system for our sliding glass doors at the back of the house into the permanent location in the East Storage room. Yes, it poured rain, starting at ~3:00 am for a couple […]
It was a full day today. Al continued working on the roof, trying to stay in front of the forecasted rains for tomorrow (100% probability). Bryan met with the City of Monte Sereno to review our preliminary lighting control plans, John Rider dropped by to see how the project is developing, Bryan and John met […]
We mocked up our zinc fascia today. And put three yellow cedar shakes on. It is cool. Way cool. After we finalize the design, the installation crew from Wildcat Metals will arrive on our job site on Thursday morning so they can work through and finish putting the zinc facia on the gables by Tuesday, December 21. […]
It was a bit spooky but had to be done. Bryan went down a ladder inside the 20 ft vertical culvert. The new temporary sump pump is now connected to our underground pipe system that enters the cistern and is pumping as required. Let it rain, let it pour … Continuing to Fabricate Our Red Front Door […]
Nik and Bryan walked the job site today, taking pictures to document exactly where we are at this point in time.
We had Penhall Company out again today to core drill some important holes in our concrete walls. In order to close our remaining open trenches, we need to bring electrical services into the East Mechanical room. As well, we have to get our plumbing and electrical into the East Mechanical room from inside the house. […]