Monkeys' Room Construction Progress

(WARNING - Graphic intensive pages)
Click on each date to view the progress.

June 2000-
Original Area

October 2000
Breaking Ground

November 2000
Cement Poured & Framing

July 2001
Roof Trusses Going Up

July 2001
Mookie the Supervisor and Code Enforcer

July 2001
Roof Trusses Are All Up &
Slats Are Halfway Done

July 2001
Our Home Surveillance Simian

Oct 2002
The Roof is on

Nov 2002
Windows and Walls in Progress

Dec 2002
Windows and Walls - inside looking out

May 2003
Things are progressing nicely
(now the weather is cooperating)

June 2003
Windows and Wall - outside looking in

July 30, 2003
Insulation going up in the ceiling
Outdoor enclosure fencing waiting patiently

August 2003
The summer view for the monkeys,
when the room is completed.

September 2003
More progress

October 2003
Working on getting the room totally enclosed before snow flies

November 2003
The room is completely enclosed and ready for the finishing inside touches...

March 2004
It has been a long winter but progress is finally started up again

April 2004
And the wall comes tumbling down!!!

May 2004
Original cages in the room and an operational sink

June 2004
Painting on the wall

July 2004
More Painting on the wall

August 2004
What I was doing behind the scenes
and progress of my search and fabrication
(Now I know why steel fabricators charge so much money!)

September 2004
Slow but steady progress, drilling holes in steel, floor and wall painting

October 2004
The first steel wall and door
What a long strange journey this has been...
but it is getting better all the time

November 2004
One section finally done (Mookie's room)
and he is now living in his new room!!


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