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This sounds very very similar to Admiral James byrd’s adventure to the south pole by which he was trapped through the winter contained in the ice.. wow.. what an expertise.. I knew a guy in north pole alaska years a ago who was making an attempt to easily remodel a concrete wall and roof home.. not easy ! moisture and movement and problems… maintain concrete the place it belongs.. in structure and places it will possibly broaden and contract.
Thought I learn you saying something about your home being constructed on fill that was introduced in. If this was the case that’s ANOTHER massive no-no that the builder is guilty of – these buildings shouldn’t be built on fill. Judging by the other deficiencies you’ve described I doubt very seriously they had been in a position to achieve the proper degree of compaction. This defect most likely result in the extensive cracking you have skilled.
The atrium could be covered (massive roof overhang) greenhouse with many screened in home windows that might louver up for fresh air and that may keep out the water for that space with none lack of mild, I built a house with many louvered windows and I could depart them open all summer and hearken to the white water rapids on the river below the hill.
I really like vintage. Many of my cooking instruments at the moment are considered classic and many of them got here from my mother who is ninety years previous, so I assume they are thought-about antiques now. Sometimes one will break (they don’t last perpetually, but 60 typically plus years is a pretty darn good run for the money. So many of those outdated kitchen tools work so much better than trendy ones that I scour garage gross sales, consignment shops, and so forth. on the lookout for replacements if I’ve misplaced one to outdated age. Nice lens – it’s proper up my alley.