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  1. about 15 years ago we were on vacation driving on...

    about 15 years ago we were on vacation driving on a highway through a series of small towns. As you entered each town there was a large yellow and black triangular sign that said, 'SLOW CHILDREN' ...
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    ... Well maybe ... If you are eligible for the...

    ... Well maybe ... If you are eligible for the Foreign Earned Income Exclusion (see IRS Publication 54) the 1st $97,600 of income earned outside of the US is not taxed
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    completely agree - our well was permitted with...

    completely agree - our well was permitted with the county and a certified report is permanently on file - and as WNY said, it is thorough and lists each type of rock/soil at every elevation - very...
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    LHFD, Unless your meter is defective, you do...

    LHFD,

    Unless your meter is defective, you do use the kW-h's your electric bill shows each month. the meter measures the amount of watts you use in units of 1000 watts or 1 kilowatt -hour. So if...
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    our well hit water at 65 feet - final depth...

    our well hit water at 65 feet - final depth drilled to 300 feet w/11 gal per min - cost $3k
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    Tax foundation bias?

    You may want to use some caution when looking at data from the tax foundation - a simple google/bing search on them will show critisims, disagreements, and acusations of missleading rankings and data...
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    It IS our back yard. Our property is just off...

    It IS our back yard. Our property is just off Wentworth Springs road. Stay on Wentworth long enough and it merges with Ice House Rd then it's Loon Lake, (Tom's) cabin, and then ..... the Rubicon
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    The helpful but confused young man at the front...

    The helpful but confused young man at the front desk was lost when We asked for the log home class ... But when I asked him to query "Mechanical Transfer" he immediately found the conference room and...
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    Can’t say how they’d work in a log home…but I can...

    Can’t say how they’d work in a log home…but I can comment on how well they function in our workplace. Except for my office which has one small 12” x 36’ window up high the rest of our building is a...
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    Star of wonder

    Celianne (and I) Love Christmass so much that we have two trees in the house - and hopefully one day when we build our log home
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  11. Thread: Piers

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    now if were me, I'd jack up the rear end (just...

    now if were me, I'd jack up the rear end (just like we did on the '57 Bel-Air in auto shop) build in a fibre-glass air scoop on the hood, put red lights in the wheel wells, chrome plate the...
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    my 2 cents worth....

    JJ,

    I know it seems ‘slow’ on this side but perhaps this might provide a tiny bit of clarity. LHN already gave you a few details about the information available once you have taken the class so...
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    a while back someone on another post sugested the...

    a while back someone on another post sugested the Habitat for Humanity's REstores as a source for widows, doors, bathroom fixtures etc. The web site says there are over 800 in the US and Canada, and...
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    Oops! my bad... I apologize.... i-pad decided...

    Oops! my bad... I apologize.... i-pad decided that I didn't really mean <dawn of The ice age>
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    Dawn of the ice age?

    I remember a magazine cover from when I was a kid - probably the late 50's or early 60's - it might have been Popular Mechanics - that depicted the top of the Empire State Building sticking up thru a...
  16. Thread: logs

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    It's a lot more Fun to put de lime in de coconut...

    It's a lot more Fun to put de lime in de coconut

    Bruder bought a coconut, he bought it for a dime,
    His sister had anudder one she paid it for de lime.

    She put de lime in de coconut, she drank...
  17. woof woof

    801802803well....woof woof..... the good luck continues.............. my third neighbor is a heavy equipment operator - just this week we finally met our other nearby neighbor, Dennis, who 'just...
  18. John, I'd lie and say we planned it this...

    John,

    I'd lie and say we planned it this way....but...better to be (dumb) lucky than good... We only have 3 neighbors near our land, one is an electrical contractor with 12 kids... LOL... He is...
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    The Big Bang

    We live in San Diego county but we are 35-40 miles to the north-east. We didn't see it but one of my co-workers did. He said' "wow! With a start like that I couldn't wait to see the rest of the...
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    I can’t speak for any one else in the class but...

    I can’t speak for any one else in the class but as for being quite – well I’ve never been accused of that – lol - but honestly I am overwhelmed by the generosity of LHBA members – the information...
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    the right tool always makes the job easier

    I agree with Jason..my tentative plan is to pick up a gently used piece of heavy equiment for the heavy lifting - or I might just lease/rent it - my 31 years as a corporate slave at CAT has spoiled...
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    I am pretty sure the guy who gave us the ride was...

    I am pretty sure the guy who gave us the ride was a local..but it was a blue barracuda .. He told us he worked in Salt Lake City but lived in Green River Wy. and made the 100+ mile drive both ways...
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    Fast cars - and air

    While this has nothing to do with log homes....in 1972 my friend and I were hitchhiking from LA to Boston....a guy picked us up just outside of Coalville Utah driving a tricked out Baracuda I think...
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    Blondie - or anyone else who might know, Is a...

    Blondie - or anyone else who might know,

    Is a yurt considered a tent? ….or is it a more permanent structure?

    I was going to ask this question later this summer once we had completed the May ‘12...
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    Hello all, My name is Mario and my wife...

    Hello all,

    My name is Mario and my wife (Celianne) and I will be attending the May 2012 class. We presently live near San Diego but we own 10 acres in the Sierra foothills just outside of...
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