Step 4:  Pour Footings
August 25 - 8:00 a.m.
The footings crew comes --and they leave.  
The excavation was not quite right in the
northeast corner.  We got all excited for
nothing - this might be our theme song...

August 25 - 4:00 p.m.
The penitent excavator returns (not an
easy thing to do) getting his equipment
up our road is a real operation!  And
in an hour fixes the problem.

Now we can't get the footings guy back!
He has jobs lined up as far as you can see.
September 5
At last, they return and put up the forms.
But nobody delivered the rebar!

September 6
Rebar delivered, but no crew!

September 11
FINALLY!  The footings crew returns and
pours the footings.  Real proof we are
building a house!

The Footings