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Denise Thornton

WAITING FOR WELL WATER

How often do we think about where the water comes from when we open the tap, fill a glass and gulp it down? In a week or two, we will be drinking water from our fresh, new  well. Until now, we have watered the trees and other plants with sloshing […]

WHY WE ARE PAINTING OUR TIMBERS WHITE

I have had good friends become dumbstruck because of something we are doing as we build our unmilled, timber frame house. Everyone forms an image when you say timber frame.  They see massive posts and beams stained to a golden glow, criss-crossing and defining a space.  And what you’ll see […]

WHY WE LOVE FULL SPECTRUM SOLAR

Full Spectrum Solar  is designing and installing the solar domestic hot water and in-floor heating system for Underhill House.  They celebrated their Ten Year Anniversary with an open house today that was part of the Commercial Sustainable Showcase – one of the ways Madison WI is whooping it up for […]