Monday, July 14, 2008

Best Places To Live recently did a report on the best places to live. I fully expected to find at least a couple cities from Montana in the top 100. It seems there is a population cut off at 20,000. After the 2010 census Kalispell will qualify to get in, write it down. Nonetheless, it is interesting information, searchable by region, affordable housing, quality of life. The link is

Friday, July 11, 2008

Now the Elevator Pump

This is me pointing into a vat of hydraulic oil in the elevator controls room. Hydraulic oil has a sincere smell to it. This week has been the week of pump motors. First the sump pump, now the elevator pump. The good news is our elevator repair man reassures me that the elevator will be operational on Monday.

Wednesday, July 2, 2008

Water in the Basement

One Sump Pump = $350
Knowing the shelter is a dry safe place = Priceless