Archive | January 2014

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Our slab is down

Well this week was slab laying week. First the waffle pods are put down (like big foam boxes) with the steel framing. This was followed by the concrete pour which was done today. I must say that our slab looks pretty big. Usually they look small when you see them on a block but perhaps […]

Piering underway

Work has started for the year! We had some piering done today. Basically they are big columns of concrete which are meant to connect between your slab and the bedrock/more stable ground below to provide solid foundations.

Ready for a big year!

Happy New Year everyone! Looking forward to hopefully getting our new house some time in the first half of this year!  It has been a bit of a gap between blogs as we have been on a bit of a holiday for about 3 weeks with a variety of trips and adventures (but they can […]