Garden

Finishing the Earthworks

We finished the earthworks today. The back yard has been reshaped a little (no photos) but the main work was filling in the trenches we dug and then mounding the contents of the two bush turkey nests on top of that. I still need to run over it with a rake and shape it the way I want, but it’s basically all in place now. You can’t see the fence post holes we had drilled into the ground with a massive auger, but they are done now as well. Read More >>

Garden

Earthworks

Day 1 of excavations. A local bobcat and excavator operator, Neil, has come to move all the heavy things for us. We wrecked the stairs outside my door and removed the concrete and bricks there. The piles of pavers, wood and assorted bricks from other projects were pushed over the bank and will begin their new life helping to retain the embankment. A decent section of the path was ripped out and two channels were dug for drainage. Read More >>