Smith Family New House



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April 23, 2006 - This is the entrance gate to the hayfield where the new house will be built. It is looking east on to Grove Road. The address is 3530 Grove Road.
April 23, 2006 - This is the top of the ridge looking west. Wow! What a view! What a breezy warm day it was. The orange flags show the outline of parts of the house location. It's a hay field right now.
April 23, 2006 - As Ed says, here's the "Fool on the Hill" (from a Beatles' song). This will be Ed's favorite place - the new family room.
April 23, 2006 - Sandra is presently in her kitchen. No dirty dishes today. Ed will really have to forage for food here.
April 24, 2006 - View from Spielman Road. The equipment to dig arrived!
April 24, 2006 - View from Grove Road.
April 25, 2006 - It rained in the morning. Digging started in the afternoon. The soil was dug away and the basement floor sits right on bedrock. This was perfect for footings.
April 26, 2006 - Footings were layed and poured in preparation for the concrete forms that will make the basement walls..
April 26, 2006
April 27, 2006 - Today the forms were set up. Ready to pour cement.
April 27, 2006 - Today is Ed and Sandra's 10th Wedding Anniversary.

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