The Tadpole Building: Part 2 – Utilities

Tadpole after plastering the outside

Tadpole after plastering the outside

View from the septic tank

View from the septic tank

Routes were chipped out of the brickwork for the electrical conduits prior to plastering the interior. (No nice cavity walls here)

Routes of electrical conduits

Routes of electrical conduits

The electricians covered in brick dust

The electricians covered in brick-dust

Brick dust

Brick-dust

Next Mr Patrick 2 ‘plasters’ (with cement)  the exterior and interior. Chicken wire was used to add strength to the outside of the existing round rondavel.

Mr Patrick 2 plastering

Mr Patrick 2 plastering

Mr Tadoka and Mr Paul the plumbers chipped out the shower

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Place for the shower

And finally the most important part of any building and the one you have been waiting for … the septic tank.

Here being inspected by ‘Mr Huckle’

'Mr Huckle' at the septic tank

‘Mr Huckle’ at the septic tank

Mr Farai plastering the septic tank

Mr Farai plastering the septic tank

The plumbers had to spend a couple of extra days burning a route through the stones for the pipe connecting waste pipe

Burning rocks in the trench

Burning rocks in the trench

Mr Tendai looking safer than usual!

Mr Tendai in hard hat

Mr Tendai in hard hat

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