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Old 01-17-2009, 07:50 PM
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Timber entryway and stonework

Since I am looking for a job, I have been gathering up some of my past work pics and found these ones. This is one of the entryways I built for a mountain development about 11 years ago. The logs are Tamarack. I spent about 2 weeks with a draw knife and chainsaw getting them stripped and notched for assembly. I gathered all the river rock for the walls down at the nearby creek with a strong back and empty skid steer bucket. That's me setting the stone.
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Old 01-17-2009, 07:55 PM
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The finished entryway. There are a total of 3 large entrys. 2 with this design and one with a different style. I will see if I can find those pics.
Here a couple of small signs too.
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Old 01-17-2009, 09:38 PM
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Really awesome work on all the pics. I gotta get my a$$ out that way someday out here in Southern NJ we don't even have hills.
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Thanks, Yeah we have some really beautiful country out here. We are very lucky.
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Old 01-18-2009, 11:24 PM
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[QUOTE=Firefly Prof. Lighting;2705277]Thanks, Yeah we have some really beautiful country out here. We are very lucky.[/QUOT


got any pics of houses in that development, and what kind of price range are they. and lot size. that is a beautiful area.
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I miss the mountains.
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Out of the creek....we have to pay $200+ a ton for those babies.
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I know, we were blessed with some beautiful marbled river rock.
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your are a natural

You wont be out of work long. every picture you posted is some of the best work Ive seen and inspires me to do better work. especially the water features.
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You wont be out of work long. every picture you posted is some of the best work Ive seen and inspires me to do better work. especially the water features.
I hope your right. I have applied to all the major companies here in my area as well as a bunch in Portland , Seattle, Phoenix and San Diego. It is just a bad time of year to be job hunting in the landscape industry. Hopefully something soon.
Thanks for the nice comments. I love this kind of work.
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