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Real Action!

Well, we are finally getting somewhere. I posted some pictures to show some of the progress. We now have an approved septic field. We got our tank delivered and installed and got the pump in and mounted. The county inspector was out for an inspection and passed our site. Now, we need to backfill the leach field with soil to cover over the sand and stone. then another inspection once the house is built and the alarm is hooked up.

This past weekend, we staked out the house and… Continue

Added by The Mitchell's on November 11, 2009 at 11:41pm — 1 Comment

Finally, Almost!

Finally! Today marked the start of some action on the property. Our septic is going in; finally. While a pile of sand isn’t all that exciting, when you’ve been waiting for this day for months, it’s pretty exciting! Hopefully by the end of the week, the septic is well underway and we can get our inspections done to cover it over and continue with earthwork.

Once again though, a month worth of time has passed since we last thought something would happen, but at least we are now… Continue

Added by The Mitchell's on November 4, 2009 at 9:30pm — No Comments

"The Build"

Well, today could be considered the start. We picked up our sewage permit today, finally approved after what seemed like forever, but was only 4 months! We had a family friend come and witch a well location for us and met with the excavator who is going to start the septic this week. Still finalizing the plans though. Hoping to have them finalized soon, so we can apply for our mortgage and break ground in November and build over the winter. While concerned somewhat with building over winter,… Continue

Added by The Mitchell's on October 5, 2009 at 10:00pm — No Comments

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