Archive | July, 2011

Thank you to University Housing and the Office of Sustainability for featuring our project…

31 Jul

http://ncsu.edu/housing/article.php?id=264

DAY 20

30 Jul

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Day 20- Phase 1- Artists’ Backyard- Planting day arrives!  The planting group worked late and got in early to get ready for the crew to come in and get plants in the ground.  Thanks to the generous friends and family who came in to lend a hand.

DAY 19

29 Jul

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Day 19- Phase 1- Artists’ Backyard- stalite mixed with compost is installed into the BMP’s.  Finishing touches are made in several areas.  Flagstone is mortared in.  Finally, plants are placed at the end of the day.  The plants crew work until dark and got to the site bright and early to prepare for the big day!

DAY 18

28 Jul

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Day 18- Phase 1- Artists’ Backyard- Air spading of compacted roots. Pervious walkway covered to prevent debris from clogging the system.  The video was cut short due to camera malfunction.

DAY 17

27 Jul

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Day 17- Phase 1- Artists’ Backyard- Stone work continues.

DAY 16

26 Jul

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Day 16- Phase 1- Artists’ Backyard- Stone work and brick work continue. Watch the top right of the screen for the action.

DAY 15

25 Jul

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Day 15_Phase 1_Artists’ Backyard- Flat work continues on top right. Brick workers space bricks and work hard to complete the walkway. Drainage installed in bmp’s.