Are We Done Yet?
April 26, 2017
Yesterday on site was an unexpected day full of hard work, but at the end, we were able to walk away feeling like we were one step closer to completing the house as we originally envisioned. We had planned to spend most of the last week here at the Scorup house and Cedar Hall finishing ...
Setbacks and Surprises
April 25, 2017
Upon arriving at the site, I was surprised by the lack of tools, materials, and dirt piles that usually made the site look like a complete mess. But I guess Saturday was a turn of events, as everyone tidied up the site while I was getting food for my day of stressful cooking. I need ...
April 24, 2017
Friday was a day that almost everyone showed up to the site; we had many little things to accomplish that required the help of all the no necks (that’s what we call each other because of our muscular physic.) The roof team worked tirelessly to put up the furring strips, the metal panels and, the crowning piece, the ...
The Cherry on Top
April 21, 2017
Today, everyone except dinner crew went to the site and fueled their engines to do the last push. We continued working while finishing the punch list that was updated since the previous day. We especially focused on the interior work to do the last pouring on the south floor the next day. Almost all of us were working ...
Pleased as Punch
April 20, 2017
We came in full force to site today, armed and dangerous (leaving only Adam and Christie at home to cook). Thanks to Katja’s impeccable organization efforts as we push toward completion of the house, we posted our first draft punch list today. It seemed a monumental thing, taping that paper to the wall and beginning to check ...