Tag Archive: rain

Jul 25 2010

Drainage

For many years we’ve had a serious drainage problem in our back yard …. every time it rained, we would get a big puddle in the back yard that would stick around for at least a week.  The picture to the left is the back yard 3 or 4 days after a heavy rain. At …

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Dec 28 2008

Frozen Sump Pump

As I mentioned a few days ago in twitter, the outflow pipe of our sump pump froze. I had gone down stairs to get something from the utility room and found that the sump pump was running … and didn’t stop.   The pump sounded OK, but no water was draining from the pit.   …

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Mar 27 2007

Rainy day

Weather is looking pretty sketchy, so we’re just going to drive around town to see what’s to see today. Ginny wants to go out by the airport to see “Aragorn Studios and I would like to scope out the airport to see where we will return the car. Had lunch at a local cyber café …

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