Thursday, May 22, 2008

...And cauldron bubble

Hello to all.

Today, we were fortunate enough to have our very own personal waterfall. They poured water over the roof in order to wash off all the dust and sediment. It's hard to see in the following picture, but the water that ran off was red:

In related news, the attic's front wall is finished (although they still have to paint the side facing the porch). Here are two views from the porch:


And one view from inside the attic:

Meanwhile, the roofer mixed up a nice batch of red cement.

A little bit of this:

And a little bit of that:

It's almost ready:

Now, that's what we call cement:

Let's check up on the roofer's assistant (aka the raafim guy) as he finishes up:
Finally, the kablan rounded the brackets for the stairs:

As always, watch this space for further updates as they become available.

After all, Our Shiputzim is your exclusive source for our renovations.....


  1. did yo not consider a contrasting color for the cement. it would have given you a distinctive look

  2. it would have given you a distinctive look
    Yeah, I hear you, and as always, we value your input. But the thing is - how can I put this delicately? - I'm not fully convinced that "distinctive" was exactly the look we were going for.

    Thanks, anyway.


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