While we still don't have much furniture, and no refrigerator or stove in the new house, I decided last week that I was going to move over here and use my house for an office while we are still here. Doing this is accomplishing a couple of things for me. First, it is making me … [Read more...] about I’m Moving In Slowly
Fixing It Up
The dump truck driver called about 9:00 a.m. to tell us he was on the way to the quarry to pick up a 20 ton load of gravel for the driveway. We ate breakfast, and drove over to the house to wait for him. He arrived in good time, but he couldn't get the dump truck up the drive … [Read more...] about Driveway Repairs, Continued
The driveway to our new house goes all the way around the back of the house in a semi-circle, with two entryways from the road. The one closest to the house is narrow--too narrow for the truck and trailer to get through. It is a close call for just the truck. The one at the lower … [Read more...] about Driveway Repairs Started On Saturday
Friday was another good day. Our good friend, Darrell, and his son came to install the electrical connection for the RV. He is a licensed electrician, so he definitely knew what he was doing. The entire process involved him checking in the breaker box inside the house to find a … [Read more...] about We’ve Got Electricity!
This week has been a good one towards getting moved in to our new house. We needed to have a sewer connection and an electrical connection for our RV so that we can live in it in the back yard while we take our time fixing up the house. We also did not want to buy all of the … [Read more...] about We Are Making Progress: The Sewer Connection Is In
After we got the keys to the house, the first thing we needed to do was change the locks, because we were told that every real estate agent in west Georgia had a key to them. So, we went to Wal-Mart and bought a package of Brinks locks. You would think that a big security name … [Read more...] about First Thing: Change The Locks