Photos June 18 – July 9 – Landscaping

The “barn” door opening has been cut and will have a double sliding door to finish it (eventually.)

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Start of landscaping by the same crew that did the initial site work.  They had available a lot of granite blocks from an old foundation most with at least one or two good faces. Everything shown below was accomplished in just two full days of work!

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Lots of loam needed to be delivered and spread for the lawn.

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Blocks ready and being placed to make a retaining wall/gardening space near the driveway.

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Many decisions on rock placement…

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Some thin more finished blocks were delivered separately and reserved for a step in front of the barn door, and a short retaining wall near the workshop.

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Many more decisions on rock placements…

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Adding loam to the gardening spaces along the walls.

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Placing one of the more finished blocks for retaining the drive along the workshop.

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Work on the garden back of the workshop.

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Creating a better drainage area along the driveway.  This area seems to pick up a fair amount of water that apparently collects and flows along ledge to exit here.

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Rolling the loam for seeding the lawn.

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The completed retaining wall next to the workshop.

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Finished retaining walls and drainage area.

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Some leftover pieces of granite were placed more roughly to retain the area in front of the workshop.

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Beginning siding for the garage.

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The second more finished piece placed as a step in front of the “barn” door.

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