Tag: oak repairs

23 – Barn Conversion – Week 18

23 – Barn Conversion – Week 18

| 16th November 2015 | 0 Comments

Week 18 – 16th – 20th of November Barn Conversion Monday I arrived at 7.00am this morning to make final preparations for the concrete pour for the barn slab. The over site had been prepared but there were some dips that needed to be filled with broken tiles. NOTE: Concrete costs a lot of money. The rate I was paying […]

Continue Reading

21 – Barn Conversion – Week 17 part 1

21 – Barn Conversion – Week 17 part 1

| 9th November 2015 | 0 Comments

Week 17 – 9th – 13th of November Barn Conversion – Monday and Tuesday Last weekend was busy as you will have read in the previous post; all the Oak structure and brickwork was cleaned along with the trusses in the side extension and milking parlour. Once cleaned by BR Holland , Nick Teasel from South […]

Continue Reading

19 – Barn Conversion – Week 15

19 – Barn Conversion – Week 15

| 29th October 2015 | 0 Comments

Week 15 – 26th to 30th October Barn Conversion – Summary of Monday through Friday   On Monday and part of Tuesday Andy and Joe installed the last timbers in the West End gable and barn hip. As you will have seen from previous pictures the gable end had been mucked about with over the […]

Continue Reading

17 – Barn Conversion – Week 13

17 – Barn Conversion – Week 13

| 12th October 2015 | 0 Comments

Maddomswood Barn Conversion Week 13 – 12th to 16th October I feel a huge sense of relief this morning; up until this point we have been under a great deal of pressure to complete the ground works, foundations and brickwork in time to meet the programme date for the erection of the scaffold and the […]

Continue Reading

16 – Barn Conversion – Week 12

16 – Barn Conversion – Week 12

| 12th October 2015 | 0 Comments

Maddomswood Barn Conversion Week 12 – 5th – 9th of October Monday It’s Monday and it is raining….again! Today is one of my Bench Mark days…today Andy Feaver and Joe arrive to start the work to the Oak Structure.   It will be a slow start as they will first meet the engineer to go […]

Continue Reading

15 – Barn Conversion – Week 11

15 – Barn Conversion – Week 11

| 12th October 2015 | 0 Comments

Maddomswood Barn Conversion Week 11 – 28th – 2nd October Monday The sun is shining and we are feeling great….but not for long… An early start this morning…6.30am. We have only got today, Monday, to dig the 100m trench from the road crossing we dug on Friday to the A21 road for the Gas (SGN- […]

Continue Reading