Monthly Archives: May 2015

C&B update # 2, May 16, 2015

The last time I tried to post was when I was still in the Dominican Republic. I was using an iPad and had uploaded an app from WordPress so as to be able to write the periodic post for you. … Continue reading

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Footings and Walls al la DR, May 8

Most new construction here in the DR is done with the emphasis on concrete as the primary building material. Although the cement powder is the most expensive part of the mix, it beats dealing with rotting wood and disintegrating home … Continue reading

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C&B update, May 6, 2015

i took a few other photos of the project I was showing you in the last post that may help clarify the close-ups I uploaded. Firstly, here is a view that is a little easier to understand. Here you can … Continue reading

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Columns and beams in the DR, May 4, 2015

As you know from reading the previous blog posts, I am here in the Dominican Republic assisting on a field trip with the health care students and teachers. If you want to read about that experience and see some photos … Continue reading

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