Day 12 – FLOOR IS [ALMOST] DONE!

  We have updated a rendering for the exterior view of the house! There are still a few things to button up, as we are still working with vendors in order to complete the project.   This past week we completed 99% of the subfloor. Our concrete piers look great after removing the cardboard form. ...

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Second day

Hello,I’m Kazuki. I’m a 1st year student at Hosei University Graduate School. We came with 3 people from Japan. This photo was taken on the first day . Starry sky was very beautiful.   Today is second day that we join the work in Bluff. We fixed the board under the floor beam.  We lay ...

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Week 3… The Goats

A lot has been happening in Bluff these last few days! While waiting for some important material deliveries, we spent the last few days framing our interior walls. Today, however, got off to a rough start, not because of any construction issues but because of the goats…… What we thought were cute, friendly goats turned ...

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Fun Learning

“ORIGAMI” is a powerful tool for fun learning. The Bluff elementary afterschool and DBB worked together to make “UNIT ORIGAMI”, with the Japanese students who are visiting Bluff for DBB project.   “Use fingertips” To make the corners firmly, develop the ability to move your fingertips as you wish. Also, this ability stimulate the brain and ...

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Day 7

Today we laid and buried our sewer and water lines. Fact: One of the best ways to stay cool in Bluff 100+ degree heat is to dig your own grave! Taylor escapes some of the heat by laying in the trench for future sewer line. Aimee picking through the hardened clay layers. -Taylor

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