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Property taxes and lawnmowers

On Thursday we went to the county tax office to protest our tax increase since it has increased so much the last 2 years.

We were not able to get it down that much due to the fact that homes in the area same age as ours sold for so much money. 380 more words



I am not a fan of snakes no matter what kind they are.

Last weekend while looking out the den window I noticed a black snake entering the pond by the waterfall it was about 3 foot long. 235 more words


Windstorm Engineering

One of the residential projects I am currently working on. Beautiful design comes with challenging engineering. The entire 2nd floor is offset and the shearwall loading needs to transfer through cords and down to the 1st floor holdowns. 12 more words

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The yellow - rumped warbler

These little birds are everywhere right now and this one stopped just long enough for a few quick poses on an overcast day.

When I get a glimpse of  yellow out of the corner of my eye I know it is these little birds. 19 more words


Saving the honey bees

This week’s Daily Post photo challenge is Wish

I wish there was more we could do to save the honey bees.

We plant the flowers, trees, and shrubs that they love to pollinate and we never mow the clover down until it dies.  222 more words


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No striping job is too big or too small.  Give Robert Bottoms, Owner of A-1 Striping, a call at 409-457-0918 or contact him by email at landpirateships@gmail.com.

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