Bats In The Belfry

 Posted by at 1:03 am  Nick's Blog
Jan 312024
 

You never know what you’re going to run into on any project. I had a mechanic friend who once told me that every thirty-minute job is just one stuck bolt away from a three-day ordeal. When Travis and I were tearing out the extra room in the barn on Monday, we ran into something we […]

Barn Project Part 3

 Posted by at 12:55 am  Nick's Blog
Jan 292024
 

In two posts last summer I wrote about some changes I wanted to do in the barn to make it more user friendly for my needs. Our son Travis helped me with the first two parts of that project, including removing the old horse stalls on one end of the barn so I would have […]

Barn Project Part 2

 Posted by at 12:50 am  Nick's Blog
Sep 052023
 

As I wrote in a post titled Barn Project Part One last month, the front part of our barn was divided into three horse stalls and then an open bay in the center, with two freestanding rooms off to one side. That bay was crowded with implements for my Kubota tractor to the point where, […]

Barn Project Part 1

 Posted by at 7:54 pm  Nick's Blog
Aug 022023
 

As I have said before, the big barn at the back of our property is a bit dilapidated but it does have a nice flat concrete floor and is watertight so I keep the tractor implements in there. When the weather looks particularly bad I move the Kubota, the Husqvarna riding lawn mower, and the […]