01/12/18 Floor Trusses Set It was another cold and snowy Saturday, but a great crew showed up to complete the blockwork and start fitting the floor trusses. The door openings between the new sleeping rooms, the kitchen and dining areas were completed. Al Lake working on a s ..
Camp Board & Crew Leaders meet for progress review I attended a meeting of the Stony Lake Camp/Renovation Committee and work crew leaders at Stony Lake Camp last night (Jan 4) on a cold and cloudless night. After a short walkthrough of the kitchen/dining construction area, they met i ..
Concrete poured The shortest day of the year was also one of the busiest as the important milestone of pouring the floor occurred. On Wednesday the plumbing inspection was completed and at 7 am the following day, the crew started backfilling the trenches and compacting the soil for the c ..
12/19/2017 The blog postings are now online, so I can be a little more current as to project status. Progress appears to be slow when there are open trenches and temporary walls, but there are a lot of little things being worked on like temporary heating, rerouting of wiring and some ma ..
Post 6 In late November, the excavation was complete on the east side of the bulding where the new cooler/freezer room will be and it was block laying time. A temporary shelter was constructed to keep the elements out. The weather was nice enough for a few days to do the ..
Post 4 Outside, the site prep work was progressing in late October. Trees cleared for the new bunk house will be taken to the mill and used in the construction of the future Pavilion. The east deck was partially removed to allow for excavation. Major exca ..
Post 2 While the demo work was starting on the main level, the lower level was a beehive of activity as all the kitchen materials and equipment were sorted for storage. It wasn’t long before everything movable was gone from the kitchen and dining areas. ..