Sunday – measured and re-measured to get the position of the boards correct to angle the heater ‘just-right’! Wanted the heater to go from one corner to the opposite corner.
This is the part I have that attaches to an engine hoist:
This is how I have it set up in my garage to paint:
After cleaning with a Wax & Tar remover, sanding, and re-cleaning… today I put the first of two coats of primer. Had an issue with my regulator and got a few runs that I now have to sand before adding the second coat of primer. Those are broom handles they are standing on!
They finally came to patch the front road where they dug for the sewer!
Also check out how the new grass is coming along!
Took the afternoon off on Thursday to paint the new garage side access door. Also primed and painted the door frame. The door is white to match the trim.
For those of you that have questions on what year my Camaro is, it is a 1973. Information on the second gen Camaros are located here:
I cut down a grape vine and two trees behind the garage today to help protect my new shingles. A lot more sun now – perhaps something will start to grow behind there now!
Front post for new mailbox:
New cedar mailbox:
Had them remove the front sidewalk and steps:
Drainage was much better! Still pools up, but can drain and doesn’t end up in basement. We received 2 inches in rain in under an hour:
Here is the first attempt at grading the new dirt after the excavation of the sewer:
Here are the results after a heavy downpour – The rain can’t drain with the existing steps and sidewalk, so it ends up in the basement seeping in through the walls: