Month: April 2016

I started building the work platform. The frame is made from 2x4s.
I was on the roof, working on the access system for the Main House chimney rebuild, and happened to look over the edge and noticed the suspension wire bracket was only being held by one screw! The top two screws, had completely pulled out of the wall. All of the tension was now being held […]
The first of the prep to rebuild the main chimney, will be to construct a simple way to get to the chimney, and then a comfortable place to work, once I’m up there… I bought a stack of 2x3s… Planning out my idea… this is the toughest part of the ascent… I’m building a wooden […]
The current state of the Main chimney, from all four angles… East… South… West… North… Lots of cracks, and I’m sure there will be a lot of leaking as the rainy season starts up.
The weather is warming up, so it’s time to start planning what outdoor projects will get worked on… The Servant Quarters chimney was removed many years ago, but the remains of it still exist in the attic. I’m guessing that the brick size used on this chimney is the same as the original bricks used […]
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