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Construction in the Northwest

Construction in the Northwest

When I was in the Pacific Northwest last week I observed several interesting construction items. The first was at the Bo...
Roof framing at Second Street

Roof framing at Second Street

The workers are doing a fine job on our Second Street home. The SIPS wall panels all went together just fine, and they m...
Dundas Dukes eliminated from playoffs

Dundas Dukes eliminated from playoffs

Last night Ellen and I attended the Dundas Dukes baseball game. Dundas was playing the Miesville Mudhens in a must win g...
Cub Scouts table building

Cub Scouts table building

I had some good fun on Friday afternoon. At 3:30 a pack of Cub Scouts came out to our shop to work at building a picnic ...
Lonsdale Community Days

Lonsdale Community Days

Every year the nearby community of Lonsdale holds Community Days. As the name implies, it is a time for the community to...
Hogroast

Hogroast

If you are new to Northfield this is the time of year for you to learn about the Defeat of Jesse James Days (DJJD). This...
First National Bank-south

First National Bank-south

We are just about watertight on the roof at the -south facility that we are building. This week the roofer started to in...
Pacific Northwest features

Pacific Northwest features

I found two things related to construction very interesting on my visit to the Pacific Northwest. The first was forests ...