The Yard

Our Yard

This page contains photos from our yard through this process. Clicking on a thumbnail opens the full size image in a new window.

5/20/08, 5/24/08, 5/26/08, 5/31/08, 5/31/08 part 2, 6/1/08, 6/2/08, 6/3/08, 6/4/08, 6/5/08, 6/22/08

6/22/08:
Mushrooms Mushrooms Mushrooms Mushrooms

Flowers under the tree Flowers under the tree Flowers under the tree

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6/5/08:
More fourth of july rose pictures More fourth of july rose pictures More fourth of july rose pictures weeded garden plot near car-park

ground cover on silver maple ground cover on silver maple Dana finishing the north edge backyard south garden

view of the garage from the back porch kitchen kitchen kitchen

kitchen kitchen kitchen kitchen

kitchen kitchen kitchen kitchen

kitchen dining room dining room dining room

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6/4/08:
basement room set up basement room set up new setup in ping pong room
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6/3/08:
Yard post mow Yard post mow Aspenless house House view from street

backyard table scape backyard table scape our 4th of July rosebushes our 4th of July rosebushes

our 4th of July rosebushes Carpeting the basement Carpeting the basement Carpeting the basement

Carpeting the basement Carpeting the basement Carpeting the basement Carpeting the basement

Carpeting the basement Carpeting the basement Carpeting the basement Carpeting the basement

Carpeting the basement Carpeting the basement

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6/2/08:
Clearing the room Empty room with roll of padding First half of padding in place

Cutting the second half of the padding to fit padding finished
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6/1/08:
Placing the weed barrier Cutting the barrier to fit the tree Cutting the barrier to fit the tree Finishing up the weed barrier

 Finishing up the weed barrier Weed barrier is ready Dana finished the north edge Wide shot of front of house

 Wide shot of front of house Some of our plants Some of our plants Some of our plants

 Some of our plants Some of our plants Some of our plants Some of our plants

 Some of our plants Getting the mulch ready Getting the mulch ready Getting the mulch ready

 laying out the mulch laying out the mulch first side of the mulch is complete second side is down

 second side is down placing the stepping stones placing the stepping stones view from across street

 view from across street view from across street view from across street view from across street

 plant next to our front door with new stones plants below front windows with new stones view of yard from front door all the stuff cleared from basement

 view of emptied basement view of emptied basement view of newly reorganized laundry room

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5/31/08 part 2:
early look at maple tree area prep early look at maple tree area prep early shot of Dana working on the north plot one of the two giant moths
the other giant moth the other giant moth our new couch our new couch

 our new couch the lineup of trash bags the first bit of edging Dana brings over some of the edging

 Finished the first corner of edging first look at those trecherous roots a look at the curb side of the edging site a look at the roots as they were cut

 Dana making real progress turning soil and removing rocks from the north end Dana making real progress turning soil and removing rocks from the north end Dana making real progress turning soil and removing rocks from the north end Dana's new hairstyle

 I cut some of the edging in I cut some of the edging in The finished border The finished border

 I stand over our finished product

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5/31/08:
Lots of new growth Lots of new growth Lots of new growth Lots of new growth
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5/26/08:
sprouts sprouts sprouts

 sprouts watering

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5/24/08:
Close up with sprouts wide shot of bald spot with sprouts wide shot of front yard
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5/20/08:
Closeup on a baldspot wide shot of bald spots wide shot of front yard
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