The Big Dig – Part 1

A couple of years ago I noticed that the landscape tie retaining wall between our property and my sister’s was starting to give out. We talked to Kathy and the consensus was to get it pulled down and to replace it. We decided to bite the bullet and go concrete this time. Not cheap but…

The solar project – testing

Finally got all the bits and pieces sorted out and today was the day to run some wire and do a quick test of the system to make sure everything was working. The first job was to build the wiring for the panel. I had ordered some MC4 connectors that are for solar use (They’re…

Projects need to be finished

Confession time once again. I am sometimes guilty of starting something and leaving it partially finished. Sometimes it’s because I think it’s “good enough”. Sometimes I need components to finish it off and haven’t gotten around to getting everything I need. Sometimes I don’t really know how I want to finish it off and sometimes…