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The Wobbly Wall

Last updated on: 14th January, 2016, 2:21 AMChina has its Great Wall. Israel has its Wailing Wall. Even old Emperor Hadrian of Rome had a namesake wall built to keep the Scots from thwacking him in the head. We had a Wobbly Wall. It was built by our wall contractors and designed by our architect. The Wobbly Wall […]

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Cutting lumber

Last updated on: 14th January, 2016, 2:21 AMOne of the unfortunate things about building a house is that the land has to be cleared. We made an appointment with a fellow who owned a chainsaw to come and cut down some of our larger trees. We’d have him come back later for cutting lumber and […]

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Concrete sandwiches

Last updated on: 14th January, 2016, 2:21 AMAt this point on the chronology of our Philippine wall project, we have about one-third of the south wall in place, we’re putting in the foundation for a part of the north wall and digging out the back third and part of the trench for the rear wall. […]

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We like spikes

Last updated on: 14th January, 2016, 2:21 AMWe had columns and footers begin to be poured for the south side of our Philippine wall last time. This time we’re going to talk a bit about the metal work we had done. We like spikes We like spikes. Maybe not in the way you think, though. The […]

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