|Al's man DHL looking reflective in Lindi's|
forgotten glasses - thanks Eurithe
|ash on the hoof|
|new bedroom wall|
|notice the thickness of the boards|
Eurithe found a glass door at an estate sale years ago; Matti and Rick fitted it on the back (south) doorway, exiting to the new deck. Beats the before photo taken a year ago!
Incidentally, the view at right dates to a short year ago, when Lesley Kenny immortalized the cement block entry in her Descant blog entry about the first Purdy picnic. Lesley, hope you make it back to Ameliasburgh this July 26!
|making a grand entrance|
-front hall flooring
-kitchen basics donation delivered (thanks to Raymond Brassard who wishes to remain nameless)
-cleaning, cleaning, cleaning
-inventory of Purdy family items
-window frames around replacement windows
-countless other bits and pieces
And as Matti puts it, everything requires a special solution - seems Al did NOT build this structure 'square'.
|Shhh...don't tell the mice. And yes, Jean, there is balsamic vinegar!|
|our writers will become custodians of some precious|
Purdy family items
|Brent mows the lawn, again!|
|Matti and Brent making required adjustments to the firepit|
|L: Rick R: contractor Matti|
So, Matti and Rick (who have been working together for 35 years) and who sound like it sometimes, you have pretty much finessed it.
As Matti reported in a Sunday night email: "Well, we pulled it off!"