Building our forever Home – Part 3 – April 2019


if I am honest April was a lot slower than I wished it would be. with how good the weather ended up being I just felt like things ran really slow, but it was a good dose of patience and this process is going to go this way even when the circumstances are excellent.

  • April 1: Marty did some finish backhoe work06F3B399-FAEB-4EDC-B3E9-AB15F6593B11
  • April 2: Kyle met with Mid American Energy & Mahaska Rural Water, finished up upstairs walls5BB564FD-AB8D-4309-96BE-86462F41F2D6
  • April 4: hole officially done
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  • April 5: Kyle got a second load of rock for the driveway, Jack and Tayler came and checked it out
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  • April 6: Kyle worked on walls, concrete guy brought his trailer out and roped out the house
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  • April 9:First of the footings was poured for house and garage
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  • April 10: Wayday sale on bought lots of house stuff
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  • April 11: Kyle continued to work on walls
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  • April 17: Concrete guy finished up footings
  • April 20: wall forms showed up
  • April 22: Wall forms places
  • April 23: walls poured!
  • April 26: 911 address sign was up, bought mailbox
  • April 29: got lots of rain, kyle worked on a wall in the shop

Hopefully May is pretty dry and Kyle is able to make some serious progress while off work!


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