A big hello from HiJenx! We apologize for the massive gap in videos. We have been very busy with our real jobs 🙂 At the end of August, we headed up to Estrella in the wee hours of the morning to see the foundation of our new house laid. The first time, there was a bit of a false start in that there was a delay of a day. This is only to be expected with building works, but it did involve two very early days and traveling 220 miles in 2 days while working in the car when possible.
The day it finally did happen, a Tuesday, we arrived just before the cement trucks:
The foundations were not as simple as just putting cement down. They were carefully covering tension cables:
A very, very large piece of machinery arrived to put the cement in place, along with several cement trucks:
It took about 90 minutes and the men doing it were very pleasant and talkative in addition to seeming very confident in what they were doing:
Here’s the video: