> From January 10th forward:
Snowy conditions made excavation and travel to the dumpsite difficult and work could not be completed on the following days: Jan. 10, 13, 16, 18, 19, 20, 30, 31, Feb. 1, 2, 3,
> Week of February 6-10
The weather was excellent. Excavation took place everyday and material was hauled to the dumpsite. A new post was installed for the webcams. Wasatch County was contacted twice this week regarding the progress of the building permit.
> Week of February 13-17
Two of the five days work could not be completed due to snowy conditions on the road to the dumpsite. Once the weather cleared, two new signs were installed on the lot near the ski run and roadside announcing the future site of the SKI Mag Dream Home. Friday the plan review was received by Wasatch County and sent to an engineer peer review. Footings are scheduled for the first part of the week of February 20th, at the same time the plans are expected to be returned from the engineer peer review.
> We recently met at Casa Bella to look at different options for finishes, wall treatments and to get a feel for the overall theme of the house. Fixtures are being chosen from Kohler, plans for the wine cellars are being sent to different companies and we are contacting potential sponsors for cabinetry and flooring. Lifestyles Electronics has expressed interest in providing their home theater systems.
> Wasatch County has finished the first step in reviewing the plans for the home. The county has handed over their corrections to the architect who will revise the plans accordingly.
> The cameras have been reposted at the lot and are working well. Check them out at www.skimag.com/dreamhome
> Information packets have been sent to new potential sponsors Abbott Carpets, Creative Home Theatre and Adaptive Lighting and Controls.
> Negotiations have begun with Lifestyles Electronics, who would supply all home theater and entertainment systems.
> CertainTeed (roofing and insulation) and Faux Effects International are interested in sponsorship and have been contacted by Resorts West's Marketing Director.