Hey. Lightning bugs.
Last fall, we had major structural work done on our house. Well, a basement wall torn out and replaced. Nothing fell down. But to do it, I had to tear out the deck that I had built about 20 years ago, a Big-ass silver Maple, and a fair chunk of lawn.
here’s what it looked like after deconstruction of deck had begun:
After foundation work had been done:
here we had the new posts under way:
A lumber delivery destroyed our driveway gate:
Framing, with Cat. It is, after all, Caturday.
After a few days of effort, we have a fair bit of decking installed:
This is a new drink rail installed on the existing fence, because let’s face it, if I am going to work this hard, I am going to have a fucking place to put my fucking drink.
Some are of the opinion that I may never get this project any further than this: