Tag Archives: cedar


Spring Time – Garden Time

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With the warmer weather we were having lately, all things green have really started to grow, and thus garden work has been on the agenda for the last week and a half, starting with the planting of the Bradford Pears … Continue reading


New Garage – Day 34

That’s what the bannister on the back porch of the new garage looks like now that the bark has been stripped from the posts:

Neue Garage – Tag 34

So sieht das Geländer an der rückseitigen Veranda unserer neuen Garage aus, nachdem die Rinde entfernt worden ist:


New Garage – Bannister after Bark Has Been Stripped


New Garage – Day 33

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Yesterday, the framers were here again, and they put steps and a bannister at the side(s) of the porch: Neue Garage – Tag 33 Gestern waren die Zimmerleute wieder hier und haben sowohl ein Geländer als auch Stufen an der … Continue reading


New Garage – Day 19

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Well, it’s not day 19, as I’ve been away [in Port Aransas] for a couple of days and therefore could not get daily pictures, but I’ll just keep the numbering so that it doesn’t look like I missed a few … Continue reading


New Garage – Day 17

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Finally, I’m up to date with my pictures of the progress of our new garage! Today the framers finished the wood siding, and also started on the front overhang. The wooden siding – cedar – covers the upper half of … Continue reading


New Garage – Day 1

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Ever since we moved here we knew that we’d need to build a garage since the single-car garage attached to the house wasn’t big enough. From the outside it looks like a two-car garage, but the previous owners had converted … Continue reading