The road to success just might be the driveway

Our story so far: Among projects we ticked off our to-do list was installing tons of drywall inside the old Methodist church we were turning into our dream home.

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Meanwhile, our concrete finishers completed their careful work on our driveway. A little like our dramatically swooping balcony, our driveway incorporated some graceful curves as well; cars would turn in from the street and curve around to enter the garage. The concrete finishers made the wood forms obey and figured out how to jigsaw the seams, and when they were done, they accomplished the twin goals of smooth conveyance and proper water drainage.

before driveway
Our back yard before the garage foundation and driveway were poured.
after driveway
Our back yard AFTER the foundation and driveway were poured. Look at how green everything got in a few weeks!

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Tomorrow: Hey, as long as you’re here and you have concrete in your mixer … Read about what Tyler calls for here.

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