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Roof Update

The work on the house continues. When last I told you about our most recent renovations, I said that we were so happy with the work on the driveway and the gutters, that we were about to have them start on the roof. Well start on the rood they did. In no time, the scaffolding was up and the dust and noise had started. They’re not done yet (like most projects, this one is taking longer than they’d hoped), but I thought it was time for an update.

At least all of that used to be true and that’s what we wanted to fix. So they got to it:

much better than the old ladder used to be. Here’s something to help you visualise:

The structure is almost done now and the staircase is being put together. After that, all that’s left is to lay the insulation and then steam clean the house. This is what the insulation will largely be composed of:

Rockwool, it’s pretty cool =) We’re going to be warm this year!

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9 comments on “Roof Update

  1. Julie R
    September 12, 2012

    Horray for a warm winter! =) And a major project underway. Hoping to send you some pictures this weekend! And get to writing you today or tomorrow.

    • Jessi
      September 12, 2012

      Yay, looking forward to it!

  2. Patty
    September 13, 2012

    it’s actually much more complicated than what I’d thought!!!

    • Jessi
      September 13, 2012

      Somehow it always is =p

  3. Daniel
    September 13, 2012

    Looking good =)

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  5. Jerrell Hughes
    September 25, 2012

    Nice read.

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