23 June, 2016 seen 82That day finally come - a massive vehicle with drilling device arrived and promised that after some 3-4 days - there will be a drinking water just from the soil in our background. We waited for this day for about a year. It was originally planned to have a water in the first year (2015), we started to manage this property. Lack of the finances stopped us.…
This day marks a huge milestone - for the very first day, since house was originally built in 1896 - house will have a fully automatic water supply.
This day also marks the end of the planned major tasks for Summer 2016. Gosh, that was a mad ride - let me explain, in order to get water supply inside house, at start we had to drill a bore hole, see:Drilling Borehole , then we had to completely rebuild some walls for house and construct both pump room and bathroom. As it might sound straightforward, it involved a lot of planing, managing, constructing a of course money,
Now was the day we could connect the dots, and it started with an excavator arriving in our yard:
The magic will start right now.
Excavator in work
Now, that a hell good way to dig a trench, instead of shovel
Trench for water pipes
There is planed to have an automatic water system from one pump both inside house and outside (in future garden oven area), kind of reverse water supply system is built
Pipes inside the house
As you can see, at start it was all about to build rock solid walls
Also working on foundations to build inner wall from aac blocks
Graded soil after water pipe works