Discussion in 'Project Photos' started by Mr Rusty, Mar 26, 2020.
Ready for the concrete
You haven't left much room for the mother in law!
There was enough - nicely buried now
If you put her in in pieces rather than whole, it compacts down nicely.......... mwahahahahaha
While your at it, make it a little wider.
Friday and today
Where’s the duct for the lectric cable?
Photo #2 did you dig a hole to bury that mound of spoil?
Back right corner
The 12x2 shuttering got recycled as raised veg beds and most went in those, the rest in new flowerbeds - it was decent topsoil.
Damm, is it too late to book a place for the wife
Looking good there Rusty, brickwork looks neat to my eyes at least.
Cheers - I'm pleased enough with it - not done much brickying, and I'm sure a real bricky would think it pretty average, but I think it will be OK - the blockwork will all get hidden under cembrit cement plank cladding. I'm better with wood, but as we cancelled all our hols this year and I had the time, thought I would have a go myself...
Great project. what is your day job mr rusty? I thought you were a brickie from the first few pics.
Sales Director for an SME. But 40 years of serious DIY and have always had a go at anything. These days youtube and forums (and companies own "how to install our products" downloads) is such a mine of information that the technical knowledge you need to do anything is out there. I've built a few garden walls in the past but nothing previously above about 8 courses...
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