Category Archives: garden

Thursday Working – Pressure Testing

My repair to the burst irrigation line are complete. Today I did the first pressure testing and so far everything is holding. Here’s what it looks like now: The new curb stop valve is at the bottom of that grey … Continue reading

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Wednesday Not Working

It’s been awhile since I updated you on the irrigation project. Let’s just say it’s been a slow project. First there’s been a lot of digging: This is the pile of dirt I’ve dug out. For scale, the pile is … Continue reading

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Wednesday Working – Can You Dig It?

The weather has warmed up here and we’ve now moved into trenching season (the time after third winter and first false spring just before summer meltdown). That’s right, it’s time to dig up landscaping irrigation pipes, fix the ones frozen … Continue reading

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Wednesday Working – Shed Progress

My brother is back home and doing much better for the last month so I’ve been able to get more done on the shed. Heather has also been doing a lot of work on it too so we been able … Continue reading

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