We have obtained the building permit! We slaved over these plans. We stressed. We worked until they were PERFECT. We went into planning and zoning completely anticipating they would make us go back and get an architect to sign off on them, which basically would have been someone singing off on what an engineer had … Continue reading We can officially build
We called the transportation department today. They came out and looked at the property and approved the placement of the driveway. We should be expecting our curb cut permit (driveway permit) to be mailed to us within the week. They said we can go ahead and start working on it though. Pretty exciting stuff!!!
We plotted out the outer wall of the house today and staked out the major parts of the floor plan. Everything we need to know in order to pour the concrete. The temporary babysitter for the kids. Figuring out the start of the grey water filtration. Measuring and staking Admiring our progress … Continue reading Planning and layout
Next week we are submitting our building plans. Do you know what this means? We printed out the building plans!! $50 later we had gigantic copies of our plans. C is a genius. That are so beautifully done. Hopefully we can get them approved the first time around.
It's a new year. 2015 was a bit manic depressive for us. We had extreme highs and extreme lows. We bought the farm (lol), almost lost a job, grew our garden, transplanted bees, dug a hole, lost a job, had almost no Christmas, almost lost the car, and then 2016 hit. Two days before the … Continue reading Happy new year