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Construction of a new Breast Cancer treatment facility.What special buildings have you seen being constructed? Let me know in the comments!Thanks for reading!...more

Will Our Neighbors Hate Us If We Build a Swimming Pool?

Dear Mouthy Housewives,We are planning to build a pool in our backyard this summer. I know it's going to be loud with a lot of dust. ...more
Yeah, invite them over when it's done, and remember you're increasing neighborhood property ...more

Where Have All the Cowboys* Gone?

*(or Cowgirls)My industry is facing a tough time.  Our workers are aging out or otherwise retiring from operating.  The work is high risk, mostly outdoors and very active, and therein lies the problem....more
It's funny that you are in a completely different industry than I am (construction vs. financial ...more

renovations... of the heart?

new floors are coming! we are underway. lots of mess everywhere. we don't have a garage, so we have shoved everything we own into our little attic and into our girls' bedrooms. it is tight, it is irritating, and it is not fun!...more

Construction Zone

My choice to share yesterday's Urban Serenity post was rather timely, I must say. I got up this morning and started the process of getting ready for the day and, right in the middle of brushing my teeth, watched with dismay as the water slowed to a trickle and then finally stopped altogether, leaving me standing at the sink with a foamy mouthful of toothpaste. ...more
Denise They're scheduled to work until the end of July! Hopefully soon they'll move on to ...more

#274 Present, Day 10 of 31

 I haven't written about our house in a while so I thought I would do so tonight.The house was built in 1980 by a gentleman who was the landscaper at the local community college.We found out students fro...more

Concrete Jungle

Come on by the blog today and check out our new Concrete Jungle.  ...more

The Orange Building

The Orange Building is back.  Wait, I think the last one was The Green Building, but they accomplish the same thing.  They let the many workmen have a place to go that is not in a corner of my backyard! ...more

Construction - Yet Again

Yes, today we are supposed to start construction yet again on the house.  Do you think we are crazy?  That may well be, but we love doing this kind of stuff.  ...more