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Great Room

Great Room

This is the living, dining and kitchen.


Roof Over The Garage

Roof Over The Garage

This will give us a dry place to work.


Fly Away

Fly Away

Here the Eagle takes off.


Room With A View

Room With A View

Here is Russ standing in front of the window where the Eagle was sitting. He is on the middle of the low branch.


A much Deserved Rest

A much Deserved Rest

Amber has always loved sitting on Dave's shoulder ever since she was a pup. She has really been missing him since he is up at the property and hopped up on his shoulder every chance she got.


Amber Testing Level

Amber Testing Level

It's important to make sure all wall are level and straight.


Nail Gun

Nail Gun

Russell used the air nail gun to put together the North wall.


Hanging the Beams

Hanging the Beams

Dick took a day of vacation to come out and help us.


Hanging the Main Beams

Hanging the Main Beams

Dick worked on the ceiling over the garage.


Our first wall

Our first wall

Here are the guys just finishing up the first wall. It's half of the North wall in the garage.


Breaktime

Breaktime

I BBQ'ed for the guys this weekend. It's important to keep your workers well fed. Here is Dave with Cricket.


Moving wood

Moving wood

Guy moved all the I-beams for us since the wood we needed to start with was on the bottom of the pile.


Garage Walls

Garage Walls

These next three photos are out of order and I'm not sure why. Also, the wall that is lying down was put up after I left the site today.


Plan check

Plan check

We check the plans often durring the day.


Straw Lawn

Straw Lawn

Our straw silt fence is sprouting a nice lawn.


No, No, No Dave-to the left!

No, No, No Dave-to the left!

Dad and Steve keep Dave in line.


More Garage

More Garage

This is looking into the garage/shop to the North.


Just about ready for doors

Just about ready for doors

Our plan is to close in the garage with the doors and even the garage doors so we can use that space as a work space. I need to clear tools and benches out of the trailers so I can put our household belongings in there.


Can you feel it?

Can you feel it?

The testostrone is quite thick in the air here.


Strongmen

Strongmen

That beam weighs about 600 pounds! Thank goodness for Steve and his tractor.


Just about ready to go up.

Just about ready to go up.

I just can't figure out how to get these photos in the right order.


Dave has Two nail guns

Dave has Two nail guns


Work it baby!

Work it baby!


Whatchutalkinbout?

Whatchutalkinbout?


You want a piece of me?

You want a piece of me?


Allright then!

Allright then!