TALES FROM OUR 44 ACRES

PAINT OR STAIN OUR TIMBERS?

Our house will be built of unmilled timbers, which we selected from our woods (see  my post How to Peel Trees).  Most of them have been peeled and are starting to dry before they will be felled this winter.  Some are too tall to peel until they are felled.  It’s […]

THE SUPER DUPER SEPTIC TANK

We are ready to flush our toilet, except that we don’t have one yet.  That has to wait till the house is built next summer. However, our drainfield has been planned, approved, laid in, and seeded over.  And last week a super-duper septic tank was added to the project.  I […]