A perfect plan & a tree

It seemed like a perfect plan at the time.  An icicle, almost 3 feet in length, dangled perilously from the gutter, directly above the sidewalk.  I could just picture it crashing down, at just the "right" time, when someone was standing underneath.  That icicle was a problem, and I came up with a great solution.  Or so I thought. Looking around for something to knock it down with, I … [Read more...]

Possible signs your tree is big…

1.  The tree must be pulled over by 10 kids and 2 adults while a 3rd adult saws it. 2.  More of the tree hangs OUT of the back of a full-size pickup than is IN it. 3.  The tree requires a remodel of the front doors to even get it in the house. 4.  An army is necessary to drag the tree inside. 5.  Even with the remodel, the tree still barely fits through the 5' double doors. 6. … [Read more...]