May 2018 – Phase II Kicks Off Summer has arrived early here in the North Country. We had no real spring, as the ice left Stony on April 30 and a week later temps were in the 70’s. To quote a famous Prophet from the UP ‘We wait all summer for the snow to come so it’s kinda sad to see it ..
3/30/18 Kitchen and AV Equipment The last week of March saw delivery and installation of kitchen and Audio/Visual equipment. Upstairs the remaining furniture was removed and lights installed. Kitchen Equipment brought in Food Prep Island Hand wa ..
Flooring and Sealing Logs 3/20/2018 Another flurry of activity over the past 10 days has seen new activity upstairs as the lower level floors were finished. In the dining room, the new window sills are being installed. Window Sill The floor finishing on the lower level was in t ..
Painting Started and Hood Installed March 2018 I’ve been traveling since the 7th, but the team has been hard at it, finishing up the ceiling grid work, hanging the range hood and they have started painting. The HVAC and electrical crews are spending a lot of time finishing up the ductwo ..
Serving Windows and Ceiling Grid The crews have been working on finishing up the sheet rocking and FRP installation over the past week. Progress was speedy and they were able to start on the installation of the roll shutter doors for the serving area and dish return windows. ..
Sheet rocking and FRP installation February 2018 The past two weeks have been a flurry of activity as large crews worked evenings and Saturdays to put the project back on schedule. Spray foam insulation has been applied to walls and rim joists. Door frames and windows have been insta ..
Interior Framing Over the past ten days, there has been a major focus on interior framing. Good crew turnouts on the past two Saturdays have resulted in noticeable progress. The electricians are hard at it now, coming most evenings and the HVAC people are working during the days. ..
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 ..