Thursday, November 24, 2011

Daily Log November 23, 2011


Who was on site
Larry, Doug, Dorothy, Marj, Steve, Emily, Alex, Jesse and able bodied assistant (4 days home from Australia for a year) Muskoka Exteriors.  As well we had a visit from Martha.




What Happened
Larry worked some more drywall magic in the stairwells with Steve and Dorothy’s help Muskoka Exteriors got a good start on our flashings and trims for the siding Jesse continued his mudding and taping magic. Doug and Alex finished the front stair rails.

What next
Full on Mudding and Taping should be complete early next week and off to priming.
The siding shipment has been a little slow in arriving, due to the company’s volume of sales this season. We now have the basics of siding on site, trims and corners can get started.

Still Needed
The primer through Home Depot, shall be picked up early this week.

Volunteers
Many people have come together to keep this project moving forward, many thanks to you all.  Some more expertise would be helpful with the taping and mudding of the drywall. With some luck we will have Jesse back for extreme taping and mudding.


Further down the road
The siding team will get started with trims and mouldings.
The flooring is on site and anxiously awaiting the painting to be done.

Materials/Tools
The drywall lift for ceilings has been returned. All tools required are on site.

Food and Drink
As per drywall schedule.
Many thanx to our food teams Especially to Mary Grey of Gravenhurst who continues to go beyond all expectations.

Inspections
We are all up to date.

My thoughts
Thank you to all who helped to complete the boarding. We are well on our way through the mudding and taping process, though some professional help would be great. I truly appreciate the honesty of our regular volunteers for admitting their limitations on drywall mudding and taping. A huge thank you to all of you for your continued dedication to this worthy project

Many thanks to Emily for posting photos!!!!

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