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Old 03-04-2014, 08:24 AM   #221
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Congratulations, Beth! Your home is beautiful!

Now you can enjoy the process of putting everything in its place and making it truly your own. You so deserve it!

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Old 03-04-2014, 09:36 AM   #222
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How wonderful. Congratulations on moving Into your new home!!

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Old 03-04-2014, 09:54 AM   #223
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I am so happy you are finally there ... congratulations and enjoy every square inch of that labor of love !
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Old 03-04-2014, 12:01 PM   #224
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Very nice view there. I could do that. Looks great Beth.
Looks like few neighbors? Is your house all by itself?

You are going to need a driveway. So you don't track in dirt and mud from the outside. No need to dirty those beautiful floors.
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Old 03-04-2014, 04:00 PM   #225
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Lovely Beth! I love the finish on the walls. Wishing you many healthy and happy years in your new home. Enjoy!
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Old 03-04-2014, 04:55 PM   #226
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We have one large room for kitchen, dining and living room and love it. It works well for family gatherings. I'm sure you will enjoy it. Happy new house!
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Old 03-04-2014, 06:42 PM   #227
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Thank you for your kind comments. It still is not real that I live here. Tomorrow night is the monthly business meeting and when I walk home from that, then it may seem real.

I have neighbors. I am part of a new retirement, co-housing, community that has 28 building lots. Nine houses have been built so far. I will post a photo I just took from my back porch, showing the other back yards. The houses are situated roughly on a circle, so we can't see the others' house fronts.

Most roads are dirt roads here, as is the road I built on, so driveways would be ineffective for limiting dirt. The dust and dirt is one of the worst parts of living here. Think dust bowl conditions. Everyday.

Well, I am not able to upload the photo right now, will try tomorrow.
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Old 03-04-2014, 08:29 PM   #228
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Congrats, Beth! It's good to be home, eh?
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Old 03-05-2014, 01:48 AM   #229
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Beth I think I am safe in saying that every member of DC wish for you to have a long and happy life in your new home. It has been a long journey and I would like to thank you for taking us along it, with you. I have enjoyed the trip tremendously.
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Old 08-13-2014, 03:55 PM   #230
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Charlie, is this the thread you are looking for?

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