Tag Archives: gas

Storm Preparation

There is an ice storm forecasted to blow through here this afternoon through early tomorrow morning.  So I took the opportunity late Sunday night to go and fill up my gas and diesel cans.  It was an overdue chore anyways … Continue reading

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The Paint Keeps Flying

After swim lessons today I took our oldest out to the homestead and was able to get some more painting done.  I got the second coat on the walls in the girls room which leaves only the cutting in to … Continue reading

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Successful Inspection, and Plowing with the New Blade

Well it was a good thing we had the furnace inspection.  Apparently there was enough condensation in the lower unit that had frozen that we could have ruined the furnace.  The heating and cooling contractor and my dad used heat … Continue reading

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Successful Inspections and a Doe

Yesterday we had two inspections scheduled, a rough electrical and a a gas pressure test.  Also, at the last minute the gas company called and said they were on their way to replace our gas meter.  After dropping the kids … Continue reading

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Yipee, We’re Closer to Electricity!

Yesterday my dad and I were able to get all the conduit glued and in place and the wires pulled from where we had them in the barn to the breaker box.  It was a little bit like solving a … Continue reading

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Bad Gas? An Update.

Our plan was to start running the utilities inside the barn this weekend and early next week.  We were going to start with the gas line and we had planned on running flexible stainless steel gas line that is coated … Continue reading

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Quick Progress Update

I figured I would give a midweek progress report.  On Monday we had a successful inspection of our trench for the electrical conduit.  This meant we had the go ahead to fill in another six inches of sand to get … Continue reading

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I Have Gas, and it’s Totally Natural

Not that kind of gas, natural gas.  Get your minds out of the gutter people.  We have been trying to get an answer from our utility company with regards to whether or not we needed a second meter, if they … Continue reading

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GasBuddy – Must have for travel season

I have been using Gas Buddy for several years now.  I use their online version from home, and of course they have an app for when you are on the go.  It is a site that connects users who are … Continue reading

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