Roof Finished, Earthwork, Rigid Insulation

Very busy day up on the hill! It finally warmed up this afternoon enough that I bundled myself up with a warm fleece, threw on a hat, and put my hood up like a gangster.  As I was rolling up State Street I could hear all sorts of commotion, sounded like heavy equipment moving
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Roof Sheeting Day 5

Brrrr! It was only 28 degree when I woke up this morning! Too bad, because the cold weather is starting to keep me from going up the hill as often as I’d like. Not to worry, because the builders are really picking up the pace trying to get everything closed in before it
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Bangor Daily News Article/Thank You Friends

Hey there friends, Just wanted to thank everyone for the tremendous response and outreach from the Bangor Daily News article that was on the front page of the paper this morning. Everything about this experience, from the journalist Emily who poured her heart into the story to
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Roof Sheeting Day 3

Okay, okay, okay… No posts for the last few days, but I’ve got a good excuse. Have noticed that my computer was acting a little boggy, the voice-recognition software was taking a little longer to recognize, and things just weren’t working the way that they should be,
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Roof Trusses Day 2

What a long, busy day hanging trusses battling the bitter wind. I’m sure the builders are more than happy that today is over and the roof trusses are all set in place. They started early in the morning by hanging the scissor trusses over the main living area. I think after
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Help Me Understand These Aerial Photos

Lots of people are trying to figure out what areas are where from the aerial photos. Maybe this will help make sense of everything.  If the writing on the floorplan below is too small just click the picture to zoom in.
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More Aerial Photos

There is nothing I could say that would adequately describe how absolutely amazing these photos are. I’ll let the pictures do the speaking for me! Thank you Paul Cyr and Gary Lavaway!   I hope you realize how much this means to me and my family!
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Dropped the.blogspot and am now Quadomated.com

Been working on various websites all afternoon, one for a very cool Northern Maine Outdoor Enthusiasts community and a second for a large charity cycling ride happening next summer to benefit children with diabetes. Will keep quiet on the specifics and web addresses for these
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Roof Trusses Day 1

Half the Roof Trusses Make It up! Jerry and Mike showed up yesterday morning to make sense of the piles of trusses and get everything ready before the crane showed up .  Nobody really plan on having to do this, but after closer inspection of the piles of trusses it was obvious
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Racking the Walls

What a beautiful day!  Actually think I sunburned my face and got back to work on my sunglass tan! The carpenters finished up the garage and then worked hard preparing for the crane to show up tomorrow.  They spent a good portion of the day doing something I didn’t even
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