An ongoing journal of building an "off-the-grid" solar homestead, life, boring tedious stuff, knee-jerk eco-socialist opinion, work (as little as possible) and family---from the edge of the wilderness (where the Sierra meets the Cascades).
Wednesday, December 17, 2008
Snow At The Solar Compound!!
First a cheese allergy, and now Snow on the Roof. We got five inches on Sunday Night. The roof held it up just fine...but I do wish we had a bit more of an angle on the roof so it would shed better.
The valiant Solar Panels in the snow:
From what will be the Family Room someday:
And the window we put in, protected by plastic...we have to keep the Cob dry until we get the plaster on the outside of it.
It is cold outside. Forty two degrees as I type this. And the wind is howling...