Move in Date March 14

February 18, 2015 Blog  No comments

First things first.  I wanted to apologize for the delay in posting updates.  It has been very hectic with the new family member (Bella – “The Puppy”), work, planning, construction, blah, blah, blah…… Anyway, my goal is to have updates at least once a week.  Also, I wanted to thank all the followers and subscribers.  BTW you can register and get update alerts here http://eurekayurts.com/wp-login.php?action=register .

Where to start?  Well there has been a lot of progress over the past 2 months.  Bob, along with his sidekick Luis and two of his friends Vicente and Jose installed the metal roof and skylight.

Yurt Half RoofWith the Yurt completely dried in, I started preparation to move in full time.

Packing For Move

This is a picture of the box truck packed with my “necessities” . Bed, Fridge, Couch and TV….

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Bear was right at home, glamping.

Bear was right at home, glamping.

The Yurt

 

Well House Timber Framing

Well House Timber Framing

Well House with mini-me pump house.

Well House with mini-me pump house.

Mini Split purchased and Install

Mini Split purchased and Install

LG Compressor

LG Compressor

mini split energy guide

mini split energy guide

Satellite Service Installed

Satellite Service Installed

Mother nature wins

Mother nature wins


With the yurt routinely getting down to the mid 30’s, it was a very challenging environment. But, when the temperature inside dropped in the single digits, I had to take my extraordinarily generous neighbors offer to use his house while his family was out of the country on a mission trip. Wow, what a blessing to have the option!
Interior Spray Foam

Interior Spray Foam


Now that the mini split was installed and the insulation was complete, we finally have heat.
Adding the plumbing and wiring

Adding the plumbing and wiring

Major Milestone Accomplished

Major Milestone Accomplished


At last! a working TOILET!

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