This holiday weekend allowed us to make leaps and bounds on the house! I finally had a Saturday off from work, Dad took Friday off for a four day weekend, and Mom came out Saturday, Sunday, and Monday, too. One of the biggest things that’s been happening but I haven’t been blogging about is electrical work. The house was full of a mish-mash of cotton-clad aluminum wire and romex. We suspect that the cloth-covered wiring in the house was from when it was first electrified — perhaps in the late 40s or early 50s. The connections were soldered and covered in cloth electrical tape. Continue reading
Monthly Archives: May 2013
I know it’s been a while since I gave you all an update. Does anyone really read this anyway? Okay, so lots of things have been happening and I’ll do my best to give a quick summary update. First off, I finally have hot water. For the first time in what seems like months.