Monthly Archives: November 2004

MONDAY, NOVEMBER 15, 2004

A Contract Only A Lawyer Could Love The contractor, who hasn’t done anything and missed the schedule, is now telling us he won’t put us back on the schedule until we sign a contract. So he faxed over a 16-page document that made no promises about time, cost, or quality, but required a $50,000 deposit […]

MONDAY, NOVEMBER 01, 2004

The iceman cometh The septic module is moving slowly, and we have to do the perks and probes before the ground freezes. Being from Los Angeles, I just don’t think about problems like the ground freezing. Why are we moving there again? One annoyance — I tested the well water in July, because I assumed […]