We learned recently what a "cricket on your house" means. It's that little wedge-shaped thing that backs up to your chimney on your roof and it's purpose is to funnel the water away from the chimney.
Cement fiberboard trim is being installed around the garage doors.
The trim is being installed around the windows.
The builder and the siding man discuss how to finish over the front porch. The next picture shows what they decided to do. Build a triangular box and lower the porch ceiling. It will be covered by stonework.
Speaking of stone, they have started prepping the fireplaces. The stone should go up this week.
A retired Certified Portfolio Manager and financial advisor, Mike now hosts and produces the the award-winning SC Business Review on ETV Radio each day at 7:52am. More info can be found at www.etvradio.org/scbr. He and his wife Maggie also own and operate Magnolia Carts, an ice cream cart manufacturing company. More info can be found at www.magnoliacarts.com. Mike and Maggie also recently built a LEED Gold certified home in Blythewood, SC. More info can be found at http://switzergreenhome.blogspot.com. Mike also serves on the Blythewood town planning commission.