Our last project before the winter will be around the roof structure and making sure it will protect the oven for the cold and wet season.
I never get tired of the sunrise!
We are gaining momentum and are working on 2 frontsat the same time : the chimney and the cosmetic stone work on the oven lower half . Here, my helper Reginald is starting the masonry for the chimney.
The dome is completed and we started the front shelf and chimney base. Now the Public Works Dept Inspectors are showing up for a closer look!
A few rows of the dome are done so it’s time for a well-deserved break! With a good protections against the hot July sun.
And now on to the intricate creation of the dome. One brick at a time…..
It’s starting to take shape! The side and back walls are in place.
Here’s a view of the newly completed firebrick floor from the front, with the integrated ash slot design. This will be extremely helpful to remove the ashes from the oven: just scrape them to the front, push them in the slot and they slide into a bucket I will keep under. Easy does it!! And […]