We hired a local drilling company to drill our water well and our HVAC wells. Overall, we were very happy with their work!
The drilling rig and pipe truck.
Drilling (The gray sludge is silt)
River of sludge (yuck!)
When he was done drilling the well he took the cap off causing the built up pressure to release creating a geyser.
The water pressure was amazing!
Telephone poles and a lovely sunset on the way home
Digging the last of the basement
Leveling the ground with 6 inches of gravel for the walls to go in
The first load of pre-cast basment walls
Looking at the crane over the trees from the crest of the driveway
Several wall panels in place (The yellow pole is a brace)
Craning in the next panel
Lowering into place
The last corner!
Easing it into place
looking toward the garage end
The first of four cement trucks
Pouring the slab
The completed slab, drying
Just in case you are wondering, the dirt is going to be filled in aound the basement. This is called backfill.