From Approvals to Reality

From Approvals to Reality I oscillate between pure excited, pure dread, pure anger, and pure happiness while building this dang house. It is an intense process, and it comes with many surprises – the theme of this week’s surprises: mounting costs. Our house has the right guts: This whole thing started because we want to […]

Girl-oh-girl, is the house pretty.

Well, it’s been a busy few months! We have gone from our program (completed over Thanksgiving week) to our Heritage Preservation Committee pre-approval submission (submitted February 16th). I’ll try not to be too verbose and let the pictures speak for themselves, but suffice to say we are off to a nascent start. I love that the design […]

The Mullet House

An update on the Sustainable Building Project… On the lot: We closed on the lot! This was questionable as we jokingly set the closing date for November 9th, the day after the election… We chose against moving to Canada (for love of our country and the long game) 1 On the new project name, Mullet House: I […]