Week17 - 4Feb 2002

A more productive week - I am back on my feet! Back-fill & drains nearly complete, house footing started.

The underground plumbing becomes complicated! We have rainwater going-in, overflow rainwater coming out, mains water in, 4 water pipes for the Heat Pump and a foul pipe!
Back-fill nearly complete but it did require 80 tons of washed stone (40 mm). This will ensure adequate drainage to the bottom of the cellar to the French drain. It will also not sink under the patio.
The house footings are set-out...
and started....
The footings for the fireplace are dug...
and (slightly ahead of schedule!) the fireplace components arrive.

This week I have also:

See you next week!