Monthly Archive: February 2015


Home Construction Week 4 Summary

Not much to report this week. After a week of heavy rains, the lot and the holes are slowly drying out.  While everything dries out, Heather has continued her battle with the county to get our permit situation resolved. After many phone calls and visits to the roads and airports office we finally have an encroachment permit! Of course once the permit was received the roads and airports department said our plans would have to be “resubmitted” so that all 8 building departments could review, including the roads and airports department WHO JUST GAVE US THE PERMIT! Ahh, bureaucracy. In...


Home Construction Week 3 Summary

“The good, the bad and the wet”  The good You can see from the picture above that drilling continued this week for the foundation. By the end of the week they had completed drilling of all the holes and digging the perimeter. There are lots of boards covering the foundation holes so Kevin and Ryan don’t fall in a 10 foot hole!  The bad Heather continued her fights with the city on the final hoops to jump through to get our building permit. Very soon the schedule will be impacted. We will need our first inspection when they start to...