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:
Front half of house is done, need to do the back half and still need to replace the siding they took off of the garage. Should be done tomorrow, then I can have the rain gutters installed and finish the fill-dirt in the front yard.
The garage side access door was put in, Garage shingles done – they still need to replace the siding. Front side of house has the shingles removed:
Note it is so hot, when I took the camera outside, it fogged up!