He gave me power tools today. And pneumatic ones too!
Got the rafters re-enforced, and most of the sheeting put up to make the base of the new roof, in the area over the kitchen and bathroom. We were literally one board foot short on our 1X12 stuff to finish the sheeting. Not bad for a guestimate.
I managed not to fall off of my precarious perch (pictures were taken, and may follow, of me a-straddle the wall running the Sawsall) but did put a little more blood and sweat into the house. Caught the web between my thumb and index fingers on a nail and made a nice divot...
Said bad words too... it doesn't look like much of an injury, but it sure hurts like heck.
'Specially when you pour peroxide on it.
I also managed to break the roofing nailer. Not real sure how, but we still had the palm nailer, so we got it done.
Sometimes, for a Farmgirl, the best sound in the world is "pop pop pop popopopopopopopopthunk."
'Specially since it means progress on my house.