The moat has been filled

The foundations have passed the assessment by building control and so the moat in our back garden has been filled with concrete – just before the rain got going in earnest Concrete sets by absorbing water, (some water) and gradually gains strength for months, hopefully there won’t be too much water.

Digging the foundations

I came down to get my Weetabix at 7.30 this morning, glanced into the garden and couldn’t see any builders. Thought “Phew – they’re taking it easy and coming a bit later on a Friday”. Then I saw them taking delivery of the digger round at the front!!! Much of the work ┬áso far has…