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2014 November


     November 25, 2014 0 Comments

We’re nearing the time that the order for lighting needs to go in… yikes! There are hundreds of lights to choose from at Pearl Hardware so this won’t be an easy task. Fun? Yes. But easy? Nope.  I haven’t made my final decisions yet, but thought I’d share some of the pieces that have grabbed my eye so…

We’ve got a garage!

     November 24, 2014 0 Comments

Safrane Construction and the crew were at the job site really early one morning to get started on the grade beam. By the time we got to the house, they already had the forms nearly completed. Rebar is used to strengthen the concrete walls. The rebar is placed both horizontally and vertically to provide as…

Piles completed

     November 19, 2014 0 Comments

I promise I won’t play music when I blog anymore. I had my version of Shake It Off stuck in my head all day. I apologize if you still do. Once the holes were drilled by Bergen Excavating, Safrane Construction came in and filled them with cement and rebar. We weren’t on site when the concrete was poured, but…

Shake It Off!

     November 18, 2014 0 Comments

We caught Bergen and his crew (Bergen Excavating) on site drilling the piles for the garage grade beam. We missed out on this when they drilled the piles for the basement, so we were happy to catch all the action on camera this time around. They use a bobcat with a drill attachment to drill…

Trade For It Gift Basket Results

     November 17, 2014 0 Comments

Well, someone is going to get a very lovely gift basket from SaskMade Marketplace just in time for the Holidays! We had some great entries in the contest this time around, and the lucky winner is….. the $100 gift card to Safeway! If you’re disappointed you missed out on this wonderful gift basket (full of…

Sewer Connection

     November 11, 2014 0 Comments

Before the backfill could be completed around the entire foundation, Bergen Excavating  had to complete the sewer connection. The guys make a trench from the sewer pipe on the house and connect it to the city line at the street. Once the connection is made, gravel is poured on top, and then dirt. The gravel prevents…