The More the Merrier

Today we went from days of little activity to all hands on deck.

DSC_0034The quiet early morning.

DSC_0035The not so quiet later morning.

DSC_0041Lots of activity with Plumbers and their offsiders digging trenches and huge holes in the ground.

DSC_0045Andrew and Andrew back putting finishing touches to the house site for the slab pour.

DSC_0046Water deliveries via small tanks and cars and trailers.

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Grey water trench begins
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We were fascinated by the layers of topsoil and subsoil.
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Richard displaying his awe at our grey water trench.
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Holly and Megan looking into a large hole!
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Septic tank lift.
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Septic tank placement
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Trench work continues.

DSC_0068Then the job of back filling all the trenches.

DSC_0049Meanwhile the small job of building a shed continued.

DSC_0055DSC_0072By late evening the place was empty, quiet and almost finished.

DSC_0074DSC_0077DSC_0078DSC_0079So much ‘stuff’ under all that soil.

The rest of the week will see the slab poured and the first trial bricks made with our soil.

Exciting!

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