Electric, Communication Conduit Install, 2009

First Communication Conduit BoreThe first set of conduit installed by Precision Directional Boring was the cable, telephone, fiber optics conduits installed between the utility pole at West River Road and the green electrical transformer/switch box near the common drive.  The electric service wire had already been installed to the green transformer/switch box in the south turnaround.  Below is the… More Electric, Communication Conduit Install, 2009

Lot 13 Communication Conduits Install, 2009

In April, 2009, following the undergrounding of the utilities by Precision Directional Boring, Kodiak installed the cable/telephone/fiber optics conduits to the Lot 13 property line.  Since Kodiak would have to cross the original gas line installed to a previous purchaser of Lot 13, careful trenching was required. To minimize the impact on the common drive, Kodiak… More Lot 13 Communication Conduits Install, 2009

Gas Line Install, Lots 10 & 11, 2009

Lot 11 Gas Line ExtensionThe gas line extension for Lot 11 was installed to the Lot 10/11 property line by Precision Directional Boring from an area near the Lot 11 fire hydrant.  Previously Kodiak had dug a trench from the Lot 10 home and a gas line extension was connected  to the home to join the gas line extension for… More Gas Line Install, Lots 10 & 11, 2009

Lots 10 & 11 Water Line Install, 2009

This is the dam through which the water lines, hydrant supply line, electric, cable, telephone, fiber optics conduits were directionally bored by Precision Directional Boring in March-April, 2009.  The electric, cable, telephone, fiber optics conduits were bored through the west or left side of this dam and the water and hydrant supply line were bored… More Lots 10 & 11 Water Line Install, 2009

Lot 10 Privacy Mound 2010-2015

2010 ViewsThis January 12, 2010 view of sunset behind the Lot 10 mound with its shrubs, red cedars, junipers and redbud starting to grow was inspiring. Spring has overtaken winter and the forsythia are shouting its victory in this April 6, 2010 photo.  The maple blossoms have fallen, ready to make way for the maple… More Lot 10 Privacy Mound 2010-2015

North Turnaround, 2010 to 2015

2010 ViewsThis April 6, 2010 view shows the West River Road common drive north turnaround shown from the north, in front of the Lot 10 garage.   This April 6, 2010 view taken from the front of the Lot 10 home to the south shows the reason for having this turnaround.  If a driver from or to Lot… More North Turnaround, 2010 to 2015

West River Road Entrance Mound 2010 to 2015

2010 ViewsA January 7, 2010 view of the West River Road entrance mound from the southeast shows off the pink granite rock and the Norway spruce.  The smaller transplants are hidden under the frosting of snow but the mound still serves to block headlights on West River Road. This is a May 13, 2010 picture… More West River Road Entrance Mound 2010 to 2015

Lot 12 Mound 2009 to 2015

Since 2005 and 2009 when they were installed, the privacy mound for Lot 12 as well as the West River Road common drive entrance mound that serves as an additional privacy mound for Lot 12 have undergone some changes.  First of all, the shrubs, volunteer red cedars, other pines and hardwood saplings as well as the perennials… More Lot 12 Mound 2009 to 2015

Lot 13 Mound, 2010 to 2015

2010 ViewsThe Lot 13 mound had been created by the excavation of the driveway for Lot 13 and the widening of the common drive across the dam and south turn-around in 2009.  As soon as it was shaped, I transplanted burning bushes and Taxus from the original mound on Lot 12 near West River Road.   Then I covered… More Lot 13 Mound, 2010 to 2015